Rebecca Asher joined Sense about Science as deputy director in May 2017, having previously worked in the media. She was a producer in television news and current affairs, the deputy editor of Woman’s Hour and an executive producer at BBC Radio 4, and ran a range of editorial standards projects at the BBC Trust.
Rebecca has written two books on social policy. Her first book, Shattered, was published by Harvill Secker (Penguin Random House) in 2011. Her latest book, Man Up, was also published by Harvill Secker in 2016.. She is a trustee of Coram Family and Childcare.