School of Earth and Environment

Anne Cunningham Anne Cunningham

Communications Officer (CCCEP)

Telephone number: +44(0) 113 34 34425
Email address: A.E.Cunningham@leeds.ac.uk
Room: 9.117

Affiliation: Sustainability Research Institute

Biography

Anne joined the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics & Policy in February 2015.

She brings to the role almost 30 years’ experience in professional communications at regional, national and international level in the print, broadcast and digital media industries.

After beginning her career in regional and national newspapers, she spent 15 years working as a television journalist and producer making news and current affairs programmes for ITV and Al Jazeera English.

Previously employed in a strategic communications role with the Department of the Environment, she has extensive experience of managing media relations, stakeholder engagement, campaigns, websites and events.

Anne has a BA (Hons) in English from the University of Manchester, qualified as an NCTJ-accredited journalist in Sheffield and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations.

She is also a university-qualified garden designer with a keen interest in sustainable landscapes and enjoys SCUBA diving in her spare time.