Molly is a Member of the European Parliament, an economist and writer. She studied politics, philosophy and economics at Oxford University and later gained a doctorate in economics from Aberystwyth. Aside from her work as an economist Molly’s areas of special interest include land ownership and food production, renewable energy, co-operatives and issues concerned with peace and opposing nuclear weapons and nuclear power. Before being elected to the European Parliament, Molly led the Green Group on Stroud District Council and was Chair of the Council’s Audit Committee. She worked as Professor of Economics at Roehampton University in London. For the past 15 years Molly has spoken for the Green Party on economics and finance and is also now Green Party speaker on Brexit.