Thea has a
BSc degree in Biology from the University of York and a Masters of Research in
Plant and Microbial Biology from the University of Sheffield. Before joining
NNFCC, Thea worked as a Trainer and Support Data Analyst for a waste management
and IT company.
Thea is a Research Analyst responsible for writing the company’s weekly news
reviews. Being part of the Marketing Team, Thea also writes in depth articles on
industry developments, new technologies and upcoming policies, and helps with
the general dissemination of communication material.
Thea also works on ongoing projects, such as updating the AD
Deployment Database and updating the online REAL Research Library on a monthly
basis. In addition, she provides support to the company’s Consultants on other
projects, both for private companies and on long-running European projects such
as ShikiFactory100. Thea specialises in non-food crops and their
applications within the bioeconomy.