Audrey has been the Area Manager for Natural England, South Mercia team covering Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire, since July 2014. Prior to this she worked within Defra as part of the Rural Communities Policy Unit, rural proofing across Government, contributing to the Lord Cameron Rural Proofing Report. She originally worked with the Arkleton Trust attending a seminar in Scotland.
She lives in Worcestershire, originally qualified as a Town Planner, and has worked for NE predecessor bodies such as the Countryside Commission, Countryside Agency and briefly for Arts Council England.
She enjoys walking , cinema and photography. Alongside her support for the Arkelton Trust she is a trustee of a local Herefordshire charity : The Rural Media Company.