LEAH EDGERTON

Leah has been involved in the effective altruism community since 2011 and has been an animal advocate her whole life. From 2015–2017, she was an integral part of ACE’s communications team, building up ACE’s social media channels, growing the reach of ACE’s email list, and helping to plan and launch ACE’s website redesign. From 2017–2019, she worked at ProVeg International.

In her role as ProVeg’s Strategy and Internationalization Manager, she conceptualized and grew the China Programme from scratch and coordinated with external academics to conduct experimental research on meat reduction interventions. She also worked with the executive team to support ProVeg’s strategic planning, international growth strategy, and internal communication systems. She returned to ACE’s team as Executive Director in February 2019.