Before starting at ANT, Amanda spent seven years working for the Forestry Commission, in the Forestry Grants and Regulations department, managing woodland creation grants, and administering woodland improvement incentives, and tree felling licences. Amanda has also previously worked for Natural England, in a role focused on improving people’s access to nature along the south coast.

Amanda is extremely passionate about the work of ANT, and vital role of woodland creation in tackling the climate and nature emergency. She is excited to bring her passionate, knowledge and experience to the role of ANT’s administrator.