A Lancastrian by origin now living in Cumbria, Tiffany is a history graduate who trained originally as a museum curator and has spent her working life in the charitable, voluntary and heritage sectors. She currently undertakes a variety of non- executive and voluntary roles continuing her interest in the cultural, historic and natural environment. These include being a Member of the Lake District National Park Authority, the Fabric Advisory Committees for York Minster and Cartmel Priory, the Carlisle Diocesan Advisory Committee and as a Trustee of the Friends of the Lake District and the Cartmel Village Society.
For 28 years Tiffany was on the staff of the National Trust and during the course of her career worked in Yorkshire and the Trust’s Head Office in London before becoming successively the Director of the Northumbria, Yorkshire and North West Regions. These roles variously involved working with a wide range of regional, national and international organisations, third sector and government bodies. Prior to that she was the Deputy Curator of the Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum. She is an Associate of the Museums Association, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Leeds Graduate of Common Purpose and in 2015 was awarded an MBE for services to heritage in the North West.