Catherine worked in public policy and programmes for over 8 years at the Greater London Authority (GLA) and is now Head of Children and Young People for the Corsham Institute. She was the policy lead for digital skills in her last role at the GLA and setup the Mayor of London’s £7m Digital Talent programme to increase diversity in London’s tech workforce.
Catherine is passionately committed to supporting people of all ages and backgrounds to see technology as an integral and positive part of their lives, and to develop the behaviours and skills they need to navigate our fast-changing world.
She is a member of the techUK Skills & Diversity Council and was voted a ‘Rising Star’ in Computer Weekly’s Women in Tech awards in 2017.
She regularly speaks at events about technology, diversity and skills.
Future Talent Now
A New Direction, the team behind Create Jobs, invites you to Future Talent Now - an evening of discussion, presentations and drinks.