A founder Trustee, Katie worked in hospitality from the age of 16, for about nine years.
She worked in various front of house roles including server, bar manager and receptionist/duty manager of a hotel. She enjoyed working in the industry and getting to meet new people was her favourite part. Katie’s career however is psychology. She studied an undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of Glasgow, followed by a Masters degree at Glasgow Caledonian University in Forensic Psychology, and most recently she has completed her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.
Katie currently works part time for the NHS and part time for a Third Sector organisation. Katie has a wealth of experience working with mental health; throughout her career she has worked with a variety of populations and difficulties. Katie specialises in working with trauma, in particular working with children in care and children & families who have been victims/witnesses of crime. Katie has always been interested in mental health, and particularly the impact this has on an individual’s quality of life.
As Treasurer for Hospitality Health, she hopes to contribute to the under resourced area of supporting those in the hospitality industry who endure difficulties with mental health, substance misuse and email@example.com