Sam Hart

Head of Media

Responsible for leading the Mayor’s Press Office to provide press/media and communications advice and services to the Mayor of London, the Deputy Mayors and their advisors and senior GLA officers. 

To also provide press/media and communications advice to the Mayor’s Office for Policing & Crime (as a shared service).


Sam Hart is the Mayor’s Head of Media. She joined the Mayor’s press team as a senior press officer during Ken Livingstone’s mayoralty and served as Head of Media in Boris Johnson’s administration.

A qualified journalist, Sam started her career on local newspapers before moving into PR roles at the Metropolitan Police and Camden Council.