Heather ClarkStrategic Projects and Funding Manager at City of Wolverhampton Council
Heather is the City’s Digital Co-ordinator supporting the rollout of future proofed digital infrastructure including full fibre broadband and 5G. The role includes liaising across council departments to remove barriers and introduce new systems and procedures and standardising agreements to facilitate the rollout adopting best practice from elsewhere. The role also includes ensuring residents and businesses benefit through combatting the digital divide and addressing digital skills of residents and businesses. Heather has over 20 years’ experience in local government in a range of economic development and regeneration roles and is an experienced bid writer. She has postgraduate qualifications in Urban Regeneration and Economics.