Charlotte Hill became Chief Executive of UK Youth in November 2010 during the charities centenary celebrations. Prior to becoming Chief Executive she was Advocacy and Communications Manager at the charity for 18 months.
After studying Political Science & Philosophy at Birmingham University and working part time for Richard Burden MP during her studies, Charlotte started her career working in Parliament for Rt. Hon. Harriet Harman QC MP in a number of roles. After five years with Harriet Harman, Charlotte moved to the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) as their Parliamentary Advisor.
After the NSPCC, Charlotte moved to Australia and worked for a Government Relations & Communications Consultancy and for a children’s charity in Sydney. She then worked in Cambodia on her way back to the UK, teaching English in an orphanage. She joined UK Youth in April 2009.
Charlotte is Vice Chair of Whole Education and also a member of the Management Committee of Westminster House Youth Club in her local area. She is a keen cyclist, cycling from London to Paris for UK Youth in 2011 with the charity's President Nigel Mansell CBE.
In 2012 Charlotte received the award of “Rising CEO Star” at The Charity Times Awards.