Rebecca graduated from University of Wales Institute Cardiff (now Cardiff Metropolitan University) in 2005 with a BSc (Hons) Applied Human Nutrition. Rebecca has worked in the NHS since 2006 and has always had an interest in nutrition, weight management and public health.
Rebecca has worked for the Nutrition and Dietetics Departments for Learning Disabilities and Mental Health services within Abertawe BroMorgannwg and Cardiff and Vale University Local Health Boards. Her work involved delivering weight management intervention programmes for service users in an inpatient and outpatient capacity. Rebecca is also a trained Nutrition and Mind Lead for the family based weight management programme MEND.
Rebecca joined Public Health Wales in 2012 as Nutrition Network Co-ordinator and is based within the Policy, Research and Development Division.