Two minutes with: Leigh-Ann Hewer

In our ‘two minutes with’ blog posts, you can get to know the members of the Carnsight Communications team a little bit better. In today’s post, we ask Leigh-Ann our quickfire ‘two minutes with’ questions. Leigh-Ann started as Carnsight’s intern in October 2019 and is now our account executive. She works part-time with us and spends the rest of her time studying an MA in Writing for Children and teaching English as a second language.

2 minutes with Leigh-Ann Hewer Carnsight Communications

Name: Leigh-Ann Hewer

Job title: Account executive

Joined Carnsight: 22 October, 2019

Why PR?: I’m fascinated by all and any form of communication. I love working with others.

Preferred social media channel? Twitter

How do you have your coffee in the morning?: Colombian. Black if I need the extra wake up kick.

Dream job as a child?: Highschool English teacher – very out there, I know.

Sum yourself up in three words: Enthusiastic, Introspective, Empathetic.

What’s your star sign/ Meyers Briggs type?: Gemini, ISFJ (and Enneagram type two – I love a good personality test.)

Where did you grow up? Where were you born?: I was born and raised in Caerphilly in South Wales.

Favourite book to date?: The Book Thief by Markus Zuzak.

Favourite movie?: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

Favourite dog breed:  Irish Wolfhound.

Do you have any pets?: Yes, a cat named Casper.

Favourite word?: Hyggye – It’s a Danish word that roughly translates to cosy.

Least favourite word?: Regime

Ideal music playlist: Tom Rosenthal, Hozier, Aurora.

Dream holiday destination: Iceland (around Christmas time).

Any role models?: My parents, my little sister, Jane Austen & Charlotte Bronte.

Something about you we would never be able to guess: I listen to ASMR to help me fall asleep.

Name 3 things that make you happy: Coffee, sugar and a warm blanket.


To find out even more about Leigh-Ann’s Carnsight journey from intern to account executive, read her introductory post. And for more on our team here are Two minutes with Georgia and Two minutes with Jess.