Job Title:Development Manager (Focus Communities)
Areas of Work:
Kathryn joined South Yorkshire Sport in March 2013 having worked within Sport Development for 6 years in a range of different roles. Most recently Kathryn spent 4 years working for Zest, a voluntary organisation working to improve life chances for deprived communities in Sheffield. Other previous roles include Sport Development Officer at Derbyshire Sport and as part of the Activity Sheffield coaching team.
Kathryn is passionate about developing sporting opportunities for children and young people, particularly for those from disadvantaged backgrounds.
B.Sc. (Hons) Sport Development and Coaching
B.A. (Hons) Leadership and Management PGC (Post Graduate Certificate)
Personal Sporting Interests:
Kathryn is a keen sportswomen and takes part in a variety of activity outside of work. She has played football for over 20 years, representing clubs including Arsenal (despite being a big Spurs fan!) and Sheffield United. Kathryn also volunteers on a regular basis within grassroots football. She enjoys sports related challenges including cycling over 300 miles in 3 days, from Brussels to London, to raise money for sport development charity Right to Play.
0330 2020 280 (Ext 120)