Carol and her team support the needs of our membership. She is responsible for keeping everyone informed and involved to deliver what works best for research charities. She leads on communications, all things digital, networks, events and income generation.

Her background is in communications and engagement across sectors – from the Metropolitan Police Service, to the Arts Council and the nuclear industry, she has specialised in leading communication at times of change. She joined the charity sector in 2012 and has never looked back. Carol was most recently Director of External Affairs at Fight for Sight.