Engagement Manager
Cardiff University

Tina is responsible for developing and co-ordinating WISERD's engagement with a wide range of stakeholders from across the public, policy and third sectors. She supports academic researchers across WISERD to maximise their engagement with external partners and oversees communications and events.

Prior to joining Cardiff University, Tina spent 16 years working as a Funding Manager with the National Lottery Community Fund (previously Big Lottery Fund), leading on the development, delivery and management of high value grant programmes. During her time at the Fund, Tina developed a particular specialism in Community Asset Transfer, working in partnership with Welsh Government and mentoring third sector organisations to deliver successful community projects and share good practice.

A professional Town Planner, Tina has also worked across various disciplines within a local government planning environment for 14 years and was responsible for the development and delivery of a number of European Funded Community Regeneration projects. 

Tina holds a Masters in Town Planning and is an Affiliated member of the Association of Facilitators.