The Mentonians

Katya Dunham

Director of Advancement

BSc BiomedSci (Hons)

Katya is the Director of Advancement with responsibility for four primary areas of operation: Marketing and Public Relations, Events, Alumni Engagement, and Publications. Katya is a skilled marcomms and development professional with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of marketing, communications and stakeholder engagement, much of which has been gained in the education and not-for-profit sectors.

Her range of expertise includes strategic planning, domestic and international student recruitment and event management, development of multi-channel advertising campaigns, creative and media writing, crisis management communications, and production of a vast array of publications and digital assets. She is also well-versed in managing and building complex brands, as well as fundraising and sponsorship campaigns.

Uniquely skilled through an earlier career as a Scientist, Katya’s background has also led to a solid understanding of research and analysis techniques and the ability to translate technical information to a variety of audiences.