Manon is currently the Chief Executive and Clerk of the National Assembly, responsible for ensuring that Assembly Members are provided with the services and support they need to represent Wales and its people, and that the Assembly’s reputation is championed within Wales and beyond as an accessible and efficient democracy.
She has been a member of the Board of the Heritage Lottery Fund as Deputy Chair and Chair of the Committee of Wales, and a Non-Executive Director of the London Philharmonic Orchestra. She has also been a Governor of the Royal Shakespeare Company and a member of the advisory boards of the Philharmonia Orchestra and Welsh National Opera.
Prior to joining the Assembly, Manon was Director of Culture, Sport and Tourism for the Welsh Government, and Chief Executive of Visit Wales. Earlier in her career, she was Private Secretary for the Prince of Wales, and worked in senior communications roles at the BBC, S4C and the National Assembly.