Communications and Advocacy Manager
Ruth has twenty years’ experience of working in communications roles in the private and public sector. She holds a Chartered Institute in Public Relations diploma and a BSc in History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science from University College London for which she specialised in science communication and journalism.
Ruth joined us from Arnside & Silverdale AONB where she worked for five years as communications officer. She grew up spending a lot of time in the Forest of Bowland AONB, Arnside & Silverdale AONB and Yorkshire Dales National Park and has a passion for sharing our protected landscapes and green spaces with new visitors – especially children – demonstrated by her commitment to delivering Arnside & Silverdale AONB’s WILD! Project, getting primary school groups and families from nearby urban areas out into the countryside.