Charlotte Palmer

Charlotte Palmer

Charity Trustee

Charlotte has over fifteen years’ experience in the public sector, currently as Group Manager for Transport and Environment at Peterborough City Council. Charlotte is responsible for a number of strategic functions including transport planning, passenger transport and the city’s sustainable transport initiative, Travelchoice. A key element of Charlotte’s role is to lead the city’s response to its declaration of a climate emergency, reducing carbon emissions to net-zero by 2030.

Charlotte played a key role in developing the city’s Future Peterborough programme that received a £3m grant from Innovate UK and went on to win the World Smart City award at the 2015 Barcelona Smart City Expo beating cities including Moscow and Dubai.

Charlotte has a first class honours degree in Environmental Studies (BSc) awarded by the Open University.