Kaizo’s Emma Knott was elected to join the Science Technology, Engineering, Medicine Press Officer Association (STEMPRA) committee, at the Association’s AGM on Wednesday.
STEMPRA is network for individuals working in science communication to share best practice, discuss industry issues and enhance professional development through training workshops and seminars. Members include press officers and other communications professionals working for a variety of organisations including universities, research councils and museums, as well as freelancers and consultants.
Emma will serve on the committee for two years, where she will represent STEMPRA members and help to ensure the Association’s constitution is upheld.
Emma said: “STEMPRA is an incredibly valuable resource for science communication professionals. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to give something back to the network and I’m looking forward to continuing the excellent work that STEMPRA does.”
Emma is a Senior Consultant at Kaizo. With a strong science background, Emma works across Kaizo’s portfolio of science and health clients, including Elsevier, the European Science Foundation, the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee and Truvia® sweetener.