WWF Scotland Team
There is a small team within the WWF Scotland office.
Lang's main roles are to represent WWF Scotland to Ministers and the media, to set the strategic direction of WWF in Scotland and to ensure the smooth running of the organisation. As well as regular liaison with colleagues in WWF-UK Lang is also active within WWF's international network, regularly advising on communications and campaigns.
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Head of Resources
David makes sure that the office runs efficiently and effectively. He is responsible for all our finances, human resources and environmental measuring. David has overall responsibility for all resources within WWF Scotland.
Head of Communications
Dr Sam Gardner
Head of Policy
Sam is responsible for overseeing the design and promotion of our priority policy areas of climate, energy and marine governance to decision makers and key stakeholders.
Climate and Energy Policy Officer
Gina works on issues relating to climate change and energy. She principally works to ensure that the Scottish Climate Change Act is delivered and on Scotland’s transition to renewable energy.
Public Affairs Manager
Eva spends a large part of her time in the Scottish Parliament talking to and briefing politicians. When key pieces of legislation are passed or when environmental or climate issues are debated, Eva is there to make sure that WWF's messages are heard.
Media & Communications Manager
Mandy deals with all press enquiries, radio and TV stations and all press releases. She also manages our Facebook and Twitter channels. Her aim is to achieve a higher public profile and understanding for our work in Scotland.
Fundraising & Partnership Manager
Caroline works to raise funds for our programme of work in Scotland from businesses, trusts and statutory sources. She also works with these audiences to gain non-financial support, where appropriate.
John ensures that all our budgets are contracts are handled correctly. He is also responsible for all our IT projects and support in Scotland. John also gives the whole team administrative support including travel, environmental managment systems and reception duties.
UK Programme Manager – Fisheries
Helen works principally on issues releated to UK fisheries, but also contributes to all marine matters related to Scotland and the UK.
Dr Mireille Thom
Marine Policy Officer – International Fisheries
Senior Policy Officer - Food and Agriculture
Although Adam is based in Scotland his work has impacts around the world. His role is to put pressure on British companies that use palm oil and soya to source them sustainably and to influence government policies that shape the wider food and agriculture industries.
Julie works with the WWF-UK team on campaigns that help to make the world a better place for people and wildlife. She is also responsible for co-ordinating activities for WWF’s Earth Hour in Scotland