Jessica Cargill-Thompson

Associate

Position

Associate
Fluid / Soundings

Email

jessica@fluidoffice.com

Jessica Cargill-Thompson

Associate

Position

Associate
Fluid / Soundings

Email

jessica@fluidoffice.com

Jessica a community engagement professionalwith a background as a writer, editor and urban researcher.

Prior to joining Fluid and sister company Soundings, Jessica worked in Waltham Forest Council’s Local Plan team as part of a Public Practice Associateship. She has also worked closely with communities in the London Borough of Southwark; this included co-devising an ‘urban room’ on the Old Kent Road.

Underpinning her engagement work is more than 25 years’ experience as a journalist, working primarily for consumer publications such as Time Out, covering cities and how we live in them. She now uses her editorial, curatorial and communications skills to run engaging consultations and produce clear, accessible reports and materials.

Building on her MSc in Urban Studies, she is passionate about finding effective ways to reach underrepresented groups, understanding the impact of the built environment on everyday life, and helping local communities shape theirneighbourhoods.