Rebecca Roberts

Rebecca Roberts

Rebecca is the Executive Assistant to Lucy Caldicott (CEO), joining UpRising as a staff member in July 2017. She studied for a Geography (BA) and International Development (MA), graduating in 2013. For the past four years, Rebecca has supported local community and charitable projects, including editorial and journalism roles, research, and community engagement. She traveled to and lived in numerous countries, including India and Denmark, where she organised workshops and events for marginalised communities, including farmers, refugees and rural youth. Rebecca moved to London in 2016, where she participated in UpRising's Environmental Leadership Programme (2016-17), developing leadership and campaign skills, alongside a great love for UpRising's ethos and work. 

In her spare time, Rebecca is found doing yoga, reading, or drawing for Envirovisuals, a service which uses graphic art to illustrate sustainability topics. 

Contact: rebecca.roberts@uprising.org.uk