Before joining Exegesis, Jo worked at Natural England for nearly six years in a variety of roles. This included protected species licensing and advice, commenting on planning applications and providing IT support and training to colleagues. Before Natural England, Jo worked as an assistant ecologist undertaking species surveys and preparing reports for clients. Jo has a BSc in Biology from Swansea University and an MSc in Biodiversity Survey from Sussex University. She has recently completed a part time MSc in Computing at Oxford Brookes University.
Jo enjoys reading, walking, running and bird watching in her spare time.