Janna joined the Events Management lecturing team in April 2011, and currently teach modules in the 1st and 2nd years.
Up until 2011 Janna worked at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds, prior to that she has worked in various hotels and in the key cities and convention towns in Yorkshire. Janna has had the opportunity to work with some amazing people to deliver exceptional event experiences within the corporate sector, such as exhibitions (Eurogamer), conferences (with Allan Sugar & Gordon Brown), car launches (for Hyundai, Kia and Ford) and team building events.
Janna is currently completing a PhD in Co-Creation at Conferences, she also has research interests in equine studies and interspecies disciplines.
Research Expertise and Interests
- Corporate Events and Association Conferences
- Consumer Experience and Co-Creation
- Social Identity, in-group behaviour and equine disciplines