Content Lead, Met Office UK
Ross Middleham is Creative Lead at the Met Office (the home of weather and climate science!), based in Devon, SW England. With nearing 20 years of design industry experience, he oversees design, video and social-first content creation, championing creativity across the organisation. Ross works within the content team to create engaging, informative and high-quality content, which tells a consistent story across Met Office social and comms channels. He oversees the day-to-day messaging, creation and publishing across various social channels, which have over 1.6 million combined followers. His design background helps to bring clarity to complex, scientific messages to produce impactful content for the public, helping them stay safe and able to thrive. His project highlights include interaction design for exhibition kiosks, launch event styling, designing and running creative workshops with colleges and unis, strategic planning and visualising… and touring a disco rhino around the UK. Ross truly ‘lives and breathes’ design, taking inspiration from everything around him.