Hannah joined ADEPT as Chief Operating Officer in February 2016. She moved from the Environment Agency, where she led various national teams working on policy areas including planning, growth & devolution, climate change and flood risk management. She also spent 6 months in DCLG leading on reforms to the major planning regime.

Prior to that she worked for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) on a range of international and domestic nature conservation issues.