A graduate of Edge Hill University and Bangor University, Frances previously worked within the legal industry before completing a Masters in Conservation Management. Prior to joining Atmos, Frances worked as a little tern warden before and is well versed in bird surveys.  She is now a key member of the team responsible for windfarm post construction monitoring bird surveys.

As well as bird work, Frances is also responsible for conducting various ecological surveys such as bat surveys, extended phase I habit surveys, ECoW, data analysis and inputting data as well as producing reports for a wide variety of projects.