Katerina is the Chief Executive Officer of the Council of Deans of Health, the network of 100 universities delivering healthcare programmes and research across the UK. She is a Trustee of the Queens Nursing Institute and the Chair of the Women’s steering committee of ACEVO (the Association of Charity CEOs).
Prior to her current roles, Katerina was a director at the Nursing and Midwifery Council and a senior adviser in education strategy development for the European Parliament and Commission in Belgium and Luxembourg. She has a background in politics and international relations, holds a PhD in European Studies from Kent University, and speaks five languages. She has lectured and carried out research on EU affairs in the UK, Denmark, Belgium and Lithuania.
Katerina lives in Kent with her husband, 13-year-old son, and their cat. Outside work she enjoys travel writing and cooking.
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