Catherine manages the business operations of the Institute and works with the Director in formulating IER strategy.

Catherine is the first point of contact for funders and collaborators in regard to invitations to tender, project proposals and IER contractual matters.

After graduating from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Catherine undertook an Arts Management course at Roehampton Institute, through which she was offered a Registry post at the Royal Academy of Music. Since then, Catherine worked in various HEI roles including Birkbeck College and Goldsmiths, University of London before joining the University of Warwick early in 2013.