Natalie provides administrative and project management support, building vital relationships with other University departments and external organisations. She works collaboratively with the partners to successfully deliver our outcomes in line with the project’s funding. At the start of her career in the creative industries Natalie completed an MA in Dramatherapy, working as a trainee practitioner with children and adults with complex needs. Prior to her current role Natalie worked as artist and coordinator on the successful ‘Playground' project. She worked with regional and international partners and led a team of local artists, delivering arts activities with families living in the 10% most disadvantaged areas in Kent. She is a trustee of Ideas Test.