Gemma Umali

Press and Public Affairs Manager

Gemma is on maternity leave and will be returning to work in 2021.

Gemma works in the communications team where she is responsible for overseeing the Fund’s relationships with key stakeholders and parliamentary audiences and for securing media coverage for the Fund’s work. She also manages stakeholder breakfast events and monitors developments in the external environment.

Before joining the Fund in 2013, Gemma worked in the communications team of ukactive, the not-for-profit body for the physical activity sector. She also spent a number of years working for a Member of Parliament and as a freelance production journalist.