Abigail is Head of Engagement at the JRF/JRHT.
Abigail is responsible for the development and implementation of JRF/JRHT's engagement strategy and manages the media, marketing and events functions within JRF/JRHT's Communications Department. She is particularly interested in how social media can help communicate JRF/JRHT’s messages to influence policy makers and practitioners.
Abigail relocated back to the UK three years ago after living in Australia where she worked as Communications Manager for international architects Denton Corker Marshall. Prior to that, Abigail was Head of Press for the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in London.
Abigail graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Modern Languages (French and Spanish) and has spent a lot of time living and travelling in Europe and South America. Her interests include design and architecture, reading, film and cooking. She occasionally helps out on her parents farm also.