Rory Cunningham

Community Liaison Manager, University Of Exeter

Rory Cunningham’s professional career began in education, as a teacher and Fine Art lecturer. A move into community-arts developed into a broader career in community development and community project management, mainly in the charitable sector. His appointment as Community Liaison Officer for the University of Exeter began in 2008 and Rory has been managing a range of community projects and initiatives to promote student citizenship and to enhance Exeter’s civic engagement activity.

Rory is now the Community Liaison Manager for the University of Exeter and works with a team of twelve Student Community Wardens. The Community Liaison team works very closely with the Police, Council and a range of resident groups and community organisations across the city.