Jo completed a master’s degree in Chemistry in 2013 at the University of Edinburgh and a PhD in Chemical Engineering in 2017 at the University of Bath. Her PhD was sponsored by Unilever researching fabric cleaning and laundry detergents. Jo now works for British Sugar as a Process Scientist. Jo was one of the founding members of WESBath, the University of Bath Student Women’s Engineering Society. In March 2015, Jo was elected as the Chair of WESBath, and joined WES council in October 2015. Jo took on the role of Student Groups and Universities Liaison, managing the growing number of WES affiliated student groups. In June 2016, Jo formed the WES Young Members Board, a group of 12 early career female engineers, and chaired this board for two years. During her time as chair the YMB have redesigned the WES poster for school age students, ran an essay competition, and supported the Centenary Manager in a successful Heritage Lottery Funding bid. Jo has organised #LottieTour for three years, growing this project from 10 WES volunteers in it’s first year to over 150 engineers in 2018.