Photograph of trustee Katy Radford
Photograph of trustee, Dr Katy Radford MBE

Katy Radford trustee term dates 
11 June 2023 - 10 June 2025

Dr Katy Radford joined the British Council as Chair of the Northern Ireland Committee in February 2022.

Since graduating from Queen’s University Belfast in Social Anthropology with a focus on Ethnomusicology she has been working with victims and survivors of trauma and on matters of equality. She has a practical interest in the arts as agents for change, social inclusion, post conflict recovery and resilience building.

Katy is currently the Electoral Commissioner for Northern Ireland and has previously served as Vice Chair of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, as a Commissioner with the Commission for Flags, Identity, Culture and Tradition, and as a Commissioner with the Northern Ireland Equality Commission.

Katy was awarded an MBE in 2008.