Joanne joined Keep Scotland Beautiful in July 2022 as Stakeholder Engagement Officer for the Highland Community Waste Partnership (HCWP). She will be focussing on internal and external stakeholder engagement, communications, webpage development and social media for HCWP.
Joanne has experience in waste reduction and recycling education and awareness, behavioural change, community engagement and corporate communications.
Before working in the charity sector, Joanne worked for many years in Local Authority waste management as a Waste Development Officer, Strategy Support Officer and CIWM Waste Smart Trainer. She also volunteered as an education officer for Gorgie City Farm and the Royal Highland Education Trust.
Joanne has a MSc in Waste and Resource Management, a BSc in Environmental Science and is a Chartered Waste Manager with the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management.