Katy is the Regional Manager for Midlands and Wales. She has joined UpRising most recently from The NCS Network where she was a Partnership Manager responsible for managing contracts and quality assuring NCS delivery for a number of local delivery partners.
Over the last 10 years Katy has had a variety of posts within the youth sector including programme managing NCS for Catch 22, working with young people leaving care and with substance misuse issues and has spent time working with female young offenders in HMP Downview.
Katy has a passion for getting the best out of young people and believes social action is a fantastic way to do so. Katy has a degree in History and Sociology from the University of Liverpool and a Postgraduate Diploma in Youth and Community Development from De Montfort.