Fiona Fox

Fiona Fox is an Adviser to the Progress Educational Trust (PET), where she was previously Chair of Trustees. She is Founder and Chief Executive of the Science Media Centre (SMC), a charity which promotes voices and views from the scientific community to the news media. Previously, she worked in media relations for organisations including the Equal Opportunities Commission (now subsumed into the Equality and Human Rights Commission), the National Council for One Parent Families (now subsumed into Gingerbread) and the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development. She has been awarded an OBE 'for services to science', and she has contributed chapters to the books Communicating Biological Sciences: Ethical and Metaphorical Dimensions and Rethinking Human Rights: Critical Approaches to International Politics.