Penelope Crockett

HR Operations Manager

Penelope joined the Medical Research Foundation in 2018, working as an Executive Assistant and Governance Officer before taking up her current post of HR Operations Manager in 2019.

She supports the development and implementation of HR policies and practices, working across the teams to ensure that employees and managers are well-supported throughout the employment lifecycle.

Following a degree in Environmental Science at Aberystwyth, Penelope pursued a career as a PA and administrator in the voluntary and higher education sectors before returning to her studies to complete an MSc in Earth Science with the Open University.

Penelope takes a keen interest in natural history and in her spare time she loves to observe the birds, plants and bugs that inhabit her local nature reserve.