Centre for Rural Economy

Staff Profile

Jaclyn Curry

Communications manager, National Innovation Centre for Rural Enterprise (NICRE)


My role is to:


  • Raise awareness of NICRE and our work to foster rural enterprise
  • Manage all aspects of NICRE communications - internally with our founding university partners, and externally via our website, social media channels and interactions with the media
  • Build relationships with NICRE’s wide range of partners
  • Oversee the publication of Research and State of Rural Enterprise Reports



Before joining NICRE in January 2021, I was a reporter and sub-editor on a local newspaper in rural Northumberland and worked for more than a decade in communications in the NHS.