Job Title:Communication Officer
Areas of Work:
Press and PR
Development and direction of website and social media
Graphic design and video production
Andy joined the team in October 2014 having spent the previous three years as Media & Marketing Manager at Super League club, Wakefield Trinity Wildcats. In that time Andy was also part of the Rugby World Cup 2013 media team as a Venue Media Manager.
Prior to joining the Wildcats, Andy enjoyed two years as Media Executive at Hull Kingston Rovers RLFC and was a member of the communications and PR team for Hull's successful bid to be a host city for Rugby League World Cup 2013.
During his time at Yorkshire Sport Foundation, Andy was part of the Rugby World Cup 2015 Media Team, taking the role of Press Conference and Mixed Zone Supervisor for matches in Newcastle and Leeds and also worked as Broadcast Liaison for the Rugby Football League's Magic Weekend event.
Andy left Leeds Trinity & All Saints College in 2009 with a degree in Sports Journalism, concluding his studies in addition to taking up a part time role in the Wildcats media team a post that became permanent upon graduation.
BA (Hons) Sports Journalism, Leeds University (Leeds Trinity & All Saints)
Personal Sporting Interests:
Andy plays football for Westbrook YMCA and regularly attends the gym as well as watching a wide range of sports.
He has previously taken part in two half marathons for charity, the most recent being the Cardiff half marathon in 2013 and is training for the London Marathon in April 2017.
0330 2020 280 (Ext 103)