Ms Emily Thorpe-Smith
Emily Thorpe-Smith is the Director of STEM Strategy and is responsible for the Central South England STEM Ambassador Hub, British Science Association CREST Awards and collaborating with industry and academic partners to deliver various other STEM Projects.
Emily was previously a Secondary Science School Teacher specialising in STEM curriculum and primary engagement, after completing teacher training through Southampton University. Before teaching Emily worked as an Ecologist (mainly catching snakes, corralling newts and identifying plant species) after studying BSc Ecology and Plant Science at Worcester University.
She lives in North East Hampshire with her partner Steve, their dogs Marvin and Otis, and enjoys long country dog walks, exploring recipe books and going to live music gigs.