Alumni & Supporters

Staff Profile

Fiona Watson

Philanthropy Manager (Trusts and Foundations)

Background

Fiona works to secure major philanthropic support for Newcastle through Trusts and Foundations. Working closely with the major gifts team, she identifies, researches and cultivates relationships with local, national and international charitable trusts as well as writing applications and reporting back to donors on their investments. Fiona is the lead contact with the Heritage Lottery Fund for the University.