As Head of Institutional Events, Katie leads the team responsible for the planning and delivery of an annual calendar of well-organised and executed events which support and further the College’s advancement agenda. Events include VIP visits, events hosted by the President or other senior staff, graduation ceremonies, special lectures and the Imperial Festival.
Katie is a senior events professional with a broad range of multi-sector and international experience. Prior to joining Imperial in 2016, Katie spent 6 years at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, most recently as Head of Events & Hospitality where her team focussed on a series of flagship, alumni and VIP events.
Prior to her time in higher education, Katie’s experience was gained in the corporate sector managing a portfolio of events for C-Suite executives and also in the public sector delivering events for clients including, Ofsted, UK Trade and Industry and the Prime Minister’s Office.