Independent Non-Executive Director - Equality & Diversity Lead
Anika is a Senior Lecturer in Sport Sociology at Nottingham Trent University, who has worked in the education sector for 10+ years creating learning environments that empower learners from diverse backgrounds to succeed in education. Prior to that she worked within football development at Bedfordshire Football Association and is a level 2 football coach.
She has a passion for equality, diversity and inclusion and through partnerships, works with sport and education organisations to promote inclusive practices and ensure equitable outcomes at all levels of the game.
She has published academic articles within the area of sport, gender and spectatorship and is currently completing her PhD at Manchester Metropolitan University.