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.