Director, OpTIC Technology Centre, St Asaph
Currently employed by Glyndwr University as Director of their St Asaph facility the OpTIC Technology Centre. A dedicated business and incubator facility based at the heart of the A55 corridor. She has a strong background at both Management and Director level for highly technical and technology based industrial programs and companies within the Optical industry both in the UK and overseas.
Graduated in Physics from LJMU, worked within the Optical industry for 30+ years. Specialising in optical component fabrication and testing specifically Single Point Diamond Machining and CNC controlled optical processing/polishing.
Previously worked for Pilkington Visioncare, Pilkington Space Technology (technical), Optics and Vision (optical design consultancy), Phoenix Optical Technologies (MD & Technical Director), and acted as consultant Project Manager (via own Technical Consultancy, Optics Knowhow Ltd.) for the ESO project at the OpTIC Centre which successfully delivered prototype mirror segments for the ESO ELT Telescope primary mirror.