As the ACU’s Director of Strategic Communications, Beth leads on the organisation’s policy engagement and external affairs; raising the profile of the work and value of the ACU and its members to secure recognition and support for higher education with stakeholders, funders, and governments across the Commonwealth. Before joining the ACU, Beth worked at University Alliance where she was Head of Communications and Public Affairs. A skilled campaigner and strategic communicator, Beth has a wealth of experience gained in positions including at Universities UK, Universities Wales, and the European Students Union, where she led the organisation’s work on the UN Sustainable Development Goals.