Kay leads the knowledge exchange work of the Leverhulme Centre for Nature Recovery.  She will be assisting researchers to develop strong links with stakeholders to enable greater impact for their research.

Within ECI, Kay previously worked in knowledge exchange and communications roles for research programmes on energy, infrastructure and on climate adaptation. Before joining ECI, Kay worked in communications roles in local government, the charitable sector and with a social enterprise. Her experience includes community energy systems, UK energy policy, EU consumer legislation and gender equality.