Amy Douthett

Amy has worked in communications for 15+ years, helping non-profits, companies and creative people to tell their stories. She joined Sense about Science as director of communications in 2015, leading a communications review and rebrand of the organisation. She left this post in 2017 to pursue a writing project, but continues to work with Sense about Science on a consulting basis.

Amy lived in New York for 13 years; highlights include working as a speechwriter for the New York City Fire Department and as communications manager for the Museum of Television & Radio. After returning to London, she joined national arts charity IdeasTap as their communications manager. Amy also has extensive writing experience having freelanced for New York Times Digital among others. She is a graduate of Trinity College, Dublin and the Georgetown University postgraduate scholarship programme in Washington D.C.