Joe Boyle

Joe is in charge of the Society’s internal and external communications. This covers the production of the Fellows’ bulletin and our monthly newsletter. He also manages our website and social media channels. He supports the rest of the team by promoting the research and policy work we do, ... Read More

Fiona Gaskell

Fiona is the Society’s Fellowship Officer and runs the Society’s Fellowship Election Cycle. This covers the election process (the production of nomination packs; promotion to potential nominees; obtaining references; scr... Read More

Olivia Harrison

Olivia is the Chief Executive of the Learned Society of Wales. She has overall responsibility for the running of the Society, manages the LSW staff team and ensures the delivery the society’s strategic plan by coordinating with and reporting to Council. Read More

Barbara Ibinarriaga Soltero

Barbara leads our Researcher Development Programme, a HEFCW-funded initiative seeking to deliver one of the Society's Strategic Priorities - to create an environment that supports Wales’ current and future experts. Barbara also runs our Research Workshop Grant Scheme. Over the past two y... Read More

Dr Haydeé Martínez-Zavala

Haydeé supports the LSW team, CEO and board of Trustees. From finance to events, she helps to deliver the Society’s strategy involving the Fellowship, ECR network and stakeholders. Additionally, Haydeé is responsible for managing the Society's 2023 medal awards. Haydeé joined the Society after completing her PhD i... Read More

Helen Willson

Helen is our Strategic Engagement Manager. She is responsible for growing the Society’s connections with Fellows across Wales and the world, whilst also developing and promoting the benefits of Fellowship contribution and collaboration. She is passionate about supporting and connecting people and is also extremely pr... Read More