Mark Funnell, Deputy Director of Communications, Environment Agency - Managing Crisis CommunicationsMark will speak about communications crisis management in organisations.
About the speaker
Mark is Deputy Director of Communications at the Environment Agency, leading 120 staff across operational and national teams. His most recent roles include interim Director of Communications at Defra, Head of Communications at the Forestry Commission and Head of External Relations at the Environment Agency. He also led transformation to a modern operating model for Defra group’s 250 Communications staff.
Mark started out in editorial and publishing roles, working for five years at a consumer magazine publishing company. His specialist areas include strategic planning, crisis communications, operational communications, change management, staff engagement and stakeholder relations.