A 25 year long career as a researcher, reporter, producer, broadcast journalist, editor, and presenter in local, national and international broadcasting.
Recently returned from two years as a foreign expert and radio presenter for China Radio International in Beijing.
Currently a busy freelance radio presenter and voice over artist, principally working for Classic FM, and various clients worldwide, especially in China.
Key interests include world affairs, tourism and travel, languages, communications and information technology, genealogy research and crime fiction writing.
Key Career and Education points:
MA Creative App Design - Famouth University (Current Study) - Read my Creative Reflective Journal
MA Crime Fiction Writing - University of East Anglia
BA Modern Dutch Studies - Hull University - Dutch Language, Politics of European Integration, Post-war politics of France, Germany and Italy.
Intensive Chinese Foundation Course - Dundee University.
Travel Writing Workshop
Post Graduate Diploma in Radio Journalism - Falmouth College - Pass with Distinction.
Post-Graduate Diploma in Photo Journalism - London Institute
Global English - Certificate in Teaching English (TEFL)
Pharos Coaching - Society of Genealogists Certificate
Mindfulness - Bangor University – Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice