A Greener Festival (UK)
Formerly Head of Music and Event Management at Bucks New University, Teresa has undertaken much research into sustainability, live music and events.
She has published the findings of a Live Music Census of Bristol, UK (March 2016) with UK Music, highlighting the economic and social contribution of grassroots music venues to the local economy; carried out a series of festival surveys focusing on audience attitudes to environmental issues at music events (2013, 2012 and 2008) with A Greener Festival; and worked with Julie’s Bicycle researching Audience Travel to One-off Music Events (2009).
Teresa is also the editor and a contributor to the new Purple Guide for Event Organisers (2014), and is a co-author of Learning in the Round Concepts and Contexts in Work-Based Learning (2013).
She is currently undertaking a PhD in sustainability and event management focusing on pro-environmental behaviour change.