Debbie Walker

Director of Communications

Debbie is a communications expert with extensive experience of internal and external communications and public affairs. She is currently Head of Corporate Communications at HS2 Ltd – Europe’s largest infrastructure project. Prior to this Debbie was Head of Communications at the University of Birmingham. She has led high profile local, national and international campaigns and events involving both royalty and senior politicians.

With a background in journalism, Debbie spent ten years as a Lobby Correspondent, based in the House of Commons, most latterly as the web Politics Editor of The Guardian.

Speaking of her role with 999 Cenotaph, Debbie said: “Throughout my career I have always worked closely with the emergency services. I feel very humbled and privileged be joining the efforts to secure national recognition for the incredible life-saving work they do every day.”