Jenny Thomas

Job Role
Senior Health, Safety and Environment Advisor

Biography

With a background in Environment, Health & Safety roles in the manufacturing sector, Jenny joined the University as the Senior Safety, Health and Environment Advisor in January 2020. With her degree in Environmental Science, Jenny works enthusiastically to collaborate with staff, students and local environmental groups drive positive environmental change.

Since starting at the University, Jenny has championed sustainability projects, including joining Refill.org.uk and increasing the number of publically available water fountains, signing up as a Plastic Reduction Champion as part of the Plastic Free Wrecsam campaign and signing up as a Hedgehog Friendly Campus. Jenny leads on the University Sustainability Action Working Group and works on various environmental initiatives with the aim of achieving the key targets set out in our Sustainability Strategy.

Jenny is passionate about sustainability and the natural environment. In her spare time she volunteers for the RSPB at Burton Mere Wetlands and is a founding member of Mold Plastic Reduction, which achieved accreditation from Surfers Against Sewage as a Plastic Free Community in 2020.