Why did you choose Cardiff University as a place to study?
I'm from Cardiff University
What was the best thing about your time as a student at Cardiff?
Nice place to study.
What thing or person inspired you most whilst you were a Cardiff University student?
The staff in the planning department.
What one thing would you tell someone else about the School of City & Regional Planning at Cardiff?
Work hard and drink the beer.
How did your degree most help you in the career or job you have now chosen?
It's a vocational course - I couldn't have done my current job without it.
Tell us a bit about your current job, how you got into what you are doing and what you enjoy about it most.
I manage development in Pembrokeshire. The job is very varied, I meet a lot of people and you can have a significant impact in terms of environmental protection. I've been working in local and private practice elsewhere in Wales.
What opportunities do you feel have opened up to you as a result of being a student at the Cardiff School of City & Regional Planning?
My current career.
Tell us any interesting facts about yourself, hobbies or interests that you have.
I teach Welsh part-time and I've written books for Welsh learners: I started this work when I was at Cardiff University. I also do triathlons (swimming, cycling and running) and I go rock climbing when I have the opportunity.