Katie joined the Department as Executive Assistant in February 2020. Prior to this, she has over nine years' experience of working in various PA roles, including several departments at the University of Oxford, Department of Physiology Anatomy & Genetics and at Saïd Business School. Katie is highly motivated both through her work life and beyond and brings with her a super skill set to support teams effectively. At SPI, Katie will is primarily dedicated to working as Professor Lucie Cluver's Executive Assistant. She also supports the wider team and the KRI GCRF Accelerating Achievement for Africa's Adolescents Hub with general administrative support activities.
Alongside this, Katie is trained in First Aid at work, completed her Mental Health First Aid training in 2019, and has almost qualified as a yoga teacher. For anyone within the SPI community that is looking for a little extra support, please do contact her directly.