Adam Walker – Modeshift STARS Project Officer (MARKETING) /  Senior Transport Planner

Adam has a background from the leisure industry, promoting health, sport and physical activity. Working at Darlington Borough Council Adam worked with the Local Motion Team, promoting and supporting the sustainable travel campaigns across the Borough. Adam’s time working for the Darlington Sports Development Team and subsequently the Darlington Move More Team saw him leading a range of projects including Walking, Cycling, Swimming, Disability Sport and Fitness classes. He has experience of obesity initiatives, and vast experience of working hands on with primary and secondary school staff and pupils delivering activity programmes. Adam has been the project officer for the Transition year funded School Go Smarter Programme in North East England.

Adam has also been responsible for successful funding applications to Sport England and supporting bids to the Local Sustainable Transport Fund.

Building on his experience of marketing the sport and physical activity projects Adam has recently trained with the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is now an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing working in accordance with the principles and practices.