Stacey Horne
First Name: Stacey
Surname: Lynch
Position: Communications Officer
Telephone: +44 (0) 1224 262036

Stacey joined RGU in January 2013 as a Communications Officer. She is responsible for strategic communications around the university’s expertise in Smart Business while working closely with the rest of the team to promote the university to its stakeholders locally, nationally and internationally.

During her 10 year career in the media industry, Stacey has gained experience in writing news stories, business stories and press releases, as well as interviewing a huge range of people from political leaders to celebrities. She also has experience in developing communications strategies, delivering social media strategies, internal and external communications and emergency response communications.

Stacey graduated from RGU in 2008 with a degree in Corporate Communications and then went on to start her career as a journalist with The Press and Journal, one of Scotland’s largest daily newspapers. She began as a trainee reporter upon graduating and after a number of years covering news, business and court stories for Aberdeen City and Shire, she left as a Senior Reporter.

She also worked for one of Scotland’s top PR consultancies in Aberdeen, working on various accounts which were mostly oil and gas related, before joining RGU.