What is your current Job Title or Role?
Development Officer
What advice would you have for young women who are interested in a STEM career or job?
Don't be put off by the amount of men in this field - its exciting and enjoyable and therefore suitable for anyone! Be proud of yourself and your achievements.
How did you get to where you are today?
A passion for learning new things, an interest in IT, gaming and helping people of all ages with technology.
What do you do on a daily basis in your work?
Organise coding/digital events and activities in various libraries across the city as well as IT support and promoting what Plymouth Libraries have to offer.
Who or what inspired you to get into STEM?
The job I am in now! I have been doing this role for about 3 years now and through hosting various STEM related activities i have discovered so much joy from helping children and adults learn about technology in a fun way.
What do you enjoy most about your role?
Running basic coding activities for children (and more recently adults), seeing them work together to figure out solutions and talking about how much Plymouth Libraries have to offer people of all ages.
What do you like to do outside work?
Reading, walking, badminton, yoga, gaming, Formula 1, movies.