To mark International Women’s Day Dr Marie Smedley (one of Xelect’s
Senior Breeding Programme Managers) presented at the ‘Women in the
Fishing Industry’ event held on Sunday 8 March at the Scottish Fisheries
Museum in Anstruther.
Marie discussed her own career journey and spoke about her experiences as a woman working in aquaculture.
Marie is an active member of Women in Scottish Aquaculture (WISA) and
recently featured in a short film from the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation
Council, WISA and Lantra Scotland to promote diversity amongst young
people joining the industry.
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