Wendy Walker is the County Archivist at West Sussex Record Office and manages both the archives and records management service for the county. She has worked as an archivist at the Essex Record Office from 1978-1992 and at the East Sussex Record Office from 1993. She was the Records Manager for East Sussex County Council from 2003-2006. From 2006-2013 she was the Programme Manager for The Keep. Wendy has been instrumental in setting up the funding and project board to oversee work on guidance and processes to ensure the better creation and management of records of adopted and care-experienced people through time.