Communications and Engagement Lead, THIS Institute
Danielle leads THIS Institute’s communications and engagement team, ensuring we involve and engage those who design, deliver and access NHS services in our work and showcasing our work and impact.
Danielle is responsible for delivering a creative and ambitious communications, engagement, and involvement strategy which supports the institute’s scientific goals. This includes overseeing institute’s strategic communications, editorial, digital, media, events, stakeholder engagement and involvement, and public affairs activities.
Danielle joined THIS Institute in 2017, bringing over 20 years of experience in strategic communications. Immediately before joining the institute, Danielle was Head of Communications at the Eastern Academic Health Science Network, where she built a new communications division. She was also the national communications lead for NHS England’s Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI Healthcare).
Danielle has a Professional Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is a Chartered Institute of Public Relations Accredited Practitioner.