Amelia is responsible for the implementation of SAPERE's strategic plan, reporting to the Board of Trustees and working with staff and trustees. In particular, this involves:
- Strategy development, ensuring that all decisions and actions are in the interests of SAPERE’s beneficiaries
- Organisational oversight and planning, including maintaining a culture that reflects SAPERE’s core values
- Overall financial management of the charity
- Oversight of sales, marketing and public relations
- Project management
- Staff management
Formerly a secondary teacher in London, Amelia worked at the National Literacy Trust for four years, where she developed reading for pleasure initiatives. She was Director of the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre for nine years from 2006 and CEO of Oxford University Student Union for two years before joining SAPERE in late 2016.