Dr Katie Perry
The Daphne Jackson Trust
Katie became Chief Executive of the Trust in 2011, having previously been Trust Manager. She is a physicist with a background in science communication and holds a degree and PhD in Physics from the University of Surrey, where she worked with Professor Daphne Jackson. Katie manages the Trust’s strategic activities, working closely with the Board of Trustees. She develops and maintains relationships with stakeholders and sits on a number of national committees addressing diversity issues in STEM. Katie’s drive and commitment to engage with key sectoral players has transformed the Trust into the dynamic and influential organisation it is today.