Abi has lived in Herefordshire all her life, growing up near Ledbury. Before joining the Wye and Usk Foundation she worked for Catchment Sensitive Farming in the Wye catchment advising farmers on diffuse water pollution and helping with Countryside Stewardship. Prior to this Abi was a Trials Agronomist for 9 years testing and assessing pesticides for registration. In Abi’s spare time she can be found mountain biking and walking her collie in the Herefordshire and Welsh Borders or Kitesurfing on the south coast of Wales.

Abi is FACTS and BASIS Crop Protection qualified.