Hannah Paterson - YHA Board of Trustees Member

Hannah Paterson

Hannah has significant experience in the not-for profit sector. She currently works as a Senior Portfolio Manager for the UK Portfolio team at the National Lottery Community Fund focusing on developing and implementing the aims of the portfolio. Her work has included focusing on diversity and inclusion as well as programme design and development using participatory approaches. She is a Churchill Fellow and is researching the topic of participatory grant making in South Africa and the USA. Before this she worked within the disability sector campaigning and lobbying for improved access to education for disabled students.

Outside of work Hannah is extremely embedded in local community work that brings together people from different backgrounds around shared themes.

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