Julia is director of operations and development and has been at Sense about Science since 2009. She is responsible for the day to day running of Sense about Science, ensuring it achieves its ambitious goals as well as delivering on its fundraising plans. Julia regularly presents on the importance of public understanding of science to a variety of audiences across the UK and at conferences around the world from Hungary to China. Julia launched the Ask for Evidence campaign in Boston in February 2013 and oversaw the launch of the US version of our public guide to peer review. She previously coordinated the Voice of Young Science programme where she headed a campaign that pressured the W.H.O. to respond to the promotion of homeopathy for serious diseases in Africa, and has run many Standing up for Science media workshops in the UK and internationally including South Africa.