Dr Sam Gardner is the Head of Policy for WWF Scotland. He manages a team focused on securing the full implementation of Scotland’s Climate Change Act, the growth of renewable energy and the management of our marine environment. Sam was previously the Climate and Energy Policy Officer for WWF Scotland working on the Climate Change Act Scotland 2009 and leading work on electric vehicles, renewable heat and opposition to new coal power in Scotland. Sam is on the board of Stop Climate Chaos Scotland and Scottish Environment LINK. Before joining WWF in 2007 Sam worked for SEPA and for RSPB Scotland. He has a PhD from UCL and a degree from Edinburgh University.