Contact us

Our award winning Environmental Sustainability Team is comprised of the following members of staff. We also work closely with colleagues across the University including Social Responsibility, Operational Services, Mechanical and Energy and Procurement. To contact any member of the Environmental Sustainability Team please email

Nalin Thakkar - Vice-President for Social Responsibility

Key areas: Senior Leadership Team representation

Carly McLachlan - University Academic Lead for Carbon

Key areas: carbon and research

Jen O'Brien - University Academic Lead for Sustainability in Teaching and Learning

Key areas: teaching and learning

Richard Smith - Head of Environmental Sustainability

Key areas: strategic development, carbon management, plans and programme management

Lucy Millard - Environmental Sustainability Manager

Key areas: engagement and communications, 10,000 Actions, project management

Helen Cutts - Environmental Sustainability Project Officer

Key areas: construction, waste strategy, lab sustainability

Julia Durkan - Sustainable Campus Officer

Key areas: living campus, sustainable travel

Max Vidotto - Environmental Sustainability Engagement Assistant (MGT Intern)

Key areas: communications, general enquiries, social media