Carrie Symonds brings extensive knowledge of public policy-making and communications on a national and international level.
Carrie previously led communications for the Conservative Party in the UK where she helped promote policies on the environment and animal welfare. She also worked in government as a Special Adviser for two Secretaries of State. She will be working with Oceana to support the Bloomberg Foundation’s Vibrant Oceans Initiative and on communications related to Oceana’s "Save the Oceans, Feed the World" Initiative and Oceana’s campaign to reduce the use of plastics. She is part of the international marketing communications team and is based in London.
Carrie is passionate about protecting the oceans and marine life, particularly by reducing plastic pollution. She is a graduate of the University of Warwick where she received first class honors.
Location: United Kingdom