BSc Sports Science, 2013

Since studying Sports Development and graduating in 2013, Katie has worked within football development in organisations including Wycombe Wanderers FC, London FA, The Football Association and now Middlesex FA where she is the Head of Participation & Development.

Within her current role, she is responsible for facility investment, strategic lead of women’s and girls’ football and responsible for leading a team of development officers to implement National and Local strategies. Alongside full-time employment, Katie is an UEFA B coach and former FA Coach Mentor.

Advice for Class of 2020

Utilise programmes and opportunities available at the university; my roles within UPWFC and volunteering at the UoP Community Football Club alongside my studies gave me skills and experiences that enabled me to secure employment soon after graduating.