Karen Brookfield

Credit: Annika Johnemark
Deputy Director of Strategy and Business Development

Karen joined the Heritage Lottery Fund in 2002 as Deputy Director with responsibility for Access and Learning, and Museums, Libraries and Archives. She now directs HLF's strategy, research and advocacy in a range of heritage areas and cross-cutting themes.

Having read Modern and Medieval Languages at Cambridge University, Karen started her career as a specialist Curator in the British Library's Western European Collections, later becoming Head of Education and Head of Public Programmes, where she was responsible for exhibitions, education, new media, public events, and visitor services.

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