Sam Kennedy

Sam Kennedy

Company: Essex County Council

Job title: Director, environment and climate action


Samantha is Director of Environment and Climate Action at Essex County Council, driving the authority’s response to the climate challenge. She leads a broad portfolio of services including waste, energy, flood resilience, green space, outdoor education, culture and heritage. She brings a wealth of experience with a career spanning leadership roles in central Government, Transport for London and the Energy Saving Trust.


Panel debate and questions: what do environmental stakeholders need to support the transition to sustainable land use? 2:30 pm

day: Day Two - 30 June 2021