Katherine Mathieson Katherine Mathieson is Chief Executive at the British Science Association, which works to champion science as a fundamental part of culture. The British Science Association is hosting the British Science Festival in Brighton from 5-9 September 2017.

Katherine Mathieson is Chief Executive at the British Science Association (BSA) which believes that science should be a more fundamental part of culture and society. Katherine previously led a portfolio of projects in science education and enterprise education for Nesta. She has previously held roles at a range of other science organisations, including the Forensic Science Service, Science Line and the pharmaceutical company Merck. Katherine has an MA in Natural Sciences, an MSc in Science Communication, a PGDip in Information Science and a PGDip in Voluntary Sector Management.