– Lilian –
Lilian was Head of Communications at the Big Lottery Fund, the largest funder of communities in the UK, which each year awards 12,000 grants worth £700m raised by National Lottery players. Their funding supports a wide range of projects, from grass-roots community activity to large and long-term partnerships that address some of society’s most difficult social challenges.
Lilian has held a number of senior communications roles over the last decade and currently oversees the Fund’s media relations, awareness-raising campaigns website, brand and public-facing partnerships. This includes The People’s Projects with ITV, the Big Lunch with the Eden Project, and the Big Music Project with Global. She also managed the Fund’s communications work in local communities to support organisations to apply for funding.
Lilian is our marketing director and she heads up Tailor Made Creative our in-house public relations and digital agency. She was most recently a judge for The Transform Awards Europe where she was invited to judge for her experience of and knowledge in branding, marketing, corporate communications and advertising.