Bio: Originally from Hertfordshire, Katharine has lived in York for the last six years, where they are currently completing their Archaeology PhD in autism in the Upper Palaeolithic (early Stone Age). They joined the party in 2017, having been raised by two councilors. They work for Lib Dem HQ part time in the campaigns team and have an interest in diversity, heritage and education. In their spare time, they enjoy musical theatre, board games and can often be found with a penguin or two.
- Organise Young Liberals conferences, and ensure conferences operate smoothly with calling notices and agendas circulated in accordance with the requirements of the Constitution and Standing Orders;
- Co-ordinate Young Liberals presence at Liberal Democrat Conferences, including a stall at the Exhibition, fringe events, training events, and socials;
- Ensure that Young Liberals events are accessible and inclusive, supporting those of all backgrounds including under-18s and non-drinkers as well as protected characteristics under the Equality Act, consulting with the Accessibility, Diversity and Standards Officer as required.