Nicola Pay Communications and Policy Manager

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Nicola is a communications professional with many years’ experience working in Scotland’s third sector as part of management teams, with responsibility for developing and delivering communications, advocacy and membership strategies.

Before joining Luminate Nicola has worked as a journalist; with Children in Scotland; and with Starcatchers, Scotland’s National Arts and Early Years Organisation. In 2016 she completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Relations from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations.

Nicola believes in the powerful, positive impact that participation in the arts can have on people’s overall wellbeing, whatever their age, and in particular the opportunities it provides for self-expression amongst those whose voices are less heard.