Fiona is currently Vice Chair Norfolk Community Foundation and chairs the Nourishing Norfolk Group. She came to Norfolk in 2002 to establish the Connexions Service as its Chief Executive, moving to the County Council to head up Economic Development and Strategy, and was subsequently appointed in April 2017 to the Strategy Director.

In 2019 Fiona was appointed as one of 5 Executive Directors leading the County Council. Fiona’s remit covered a range of corporate services including HR, Legal, democratic services, communications, intelligence and analytics, and strategy.

Before joining the County Council, Fiona worked in three different local authorities as well as a not-for-profit social business. Fiona has a range of non-executive experience including with 3 FE Colleges, The Princes Trust and most recently Chair of the Norse Group.