Jenny Orton

Media Manager

About Jenny Orton

Jenny is the School's Media Manager, responsible for over seeing media activity at the School and managing the press office.

Background

Jenny joined the School in January 2013 and manages the School's media relations, as well as working on other aspects of communications including social media. She manages the busy press office team, which is responsible for raising the profile of the School by proactively promoting School research in the media and responding to enquiries and interview requests from journalists. The press office also oversees any filming that takes place on site.

She has several years’ experience in communications, working first at a London PR agency and then as Press Officer at Royal Museums Greenwich, where she was responsible for delivering high profile media campaigns for the Royal Observatory and Cutty Sark.

Affiliation

Centres

Teaching

Jenny gives lectures on communicating public health and science in the media.

Other interests

  • Communications
  • media
  • media relations
  • press
  • social media
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