Freya is the Head of Communications for the Coalition for Urban Transitions. She helps to publish research and communicate the Coalition's work to wider audiences.

Before joining the Coalition, Freya worked as a academic communications specialist at Imperial College London and the University of Oxford. She specialized mainly in energy research, working with academics to promote scientific, evidence-based responses to the global energy challenge. Freya has also worked at the Centre for Alternative Technology, an environmental educational charity, in the media and marketing department.

She holds an MSc in Environmental Politics and Policy and a BA in English Literature, both from the University of Leeds.

She lives in London.