Katy works alongside the Board of Trustees to develop the strategic direction, profile and overall management of the Community Foundation. She works with partners, donors and funders, ensuring that the Community Foundation’s service continues to respond effectively to local needs.
She joined in December 2008. Before that, she worked for many years as a producer, specialising in not-for-broadcast programmes on health, arts, children and young people; latterly as Business Development Executive at EM Media. She has worked extensively in project management, especially in relation to the voluntary sector, children’s play, community consultation and the urban environment. In her spare time she works with the Board of Green Fox Community Energy Co-operative, and likes writing, reading, walking, running and hanging out with her daughter.