Ruby ensures JB’s work and opportunities reach the right audiences, she leads on public advocacy including JB’s campaign for a Just and Green Cultural Recovery, and leads on the production of major events like the flagship We Make Tomorrow conference at the Royal Geographic Society.
Following an undergraduate degree in Fine Arts, Ruby spent 4 formative years as Operations and Events Manager looking after the social enterprise community and staff team whilst coordinating a sustainable events programme for Impact Hub KX. Since 2013, she has been managing events, operations and supporter engagement for various human rights charities including Citizens UK, Unicef UK and ICAHD.
She has implemented Environmental Management Systems based on ISO14001 to measure and improve organisational impact, and has a Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainability & Adaptation Planning from UEL. Ruby is a mentor for young women starting out in their sustainability careers with Catalyse Change, and a London Regional Associate for the Arts Marketing Association.
Interested in community organising and the overlap between social justice and the climate crisis, she joined JB as Marketing & Events Manager in Oct 2018.