Manchester Climate Change Agency


The Manchester Climate Change Agency and Partnership are responsible for overseeing and championing climate change action in the city. Manchester Climate Change Agency was established in September 2015 by the Manchester: A Certain Future Steering Group, Manchester City Council and BDP.


For further information about the work of the Agency and Partnership visit our annual reports page.


Meet the Team 



Samantha Nicholson


Deputy Director 

Anna Bond 


Deputy Director 

Jane Houldsworth 


Policy and Strategy Lead

Sean Morris 


Programme and Finance Officer 

Ellie Bradley 

Ellie is Programme and Finance Officer for the Manchester Climate Change Agency. She is responsible for the smooth running of the day-to-day operations of the Agency and working with the Agency Director across all workstreams to strengthen climate change action across the city. Before securing her current role she held a volutneer internship with the Agency after graduating with a degree in geography from Manchester Metropolitian University. 


Senior Community Projects Lead (Climate & Nature)

Amy Wright 

Amy is a Community Engagement professional specialising in climate action and nature projects.  Her recent work has included greenspace co-design, management of community grants programmes and facilitating community-led climate action through EU-funded GrowGreen and IGNITION projects.

Amy is on secondment with MCCA from Groundwork Greater Manchester until August 2022, supporting citizens to understand and practically contribute to the delivery of nature-based-solutions (NBS) in their communities.




Annual Accounts

The Agency's annual accounts are available from Companies House and by clicking here