Katy is in her third term as Police and Crime Commissioner for Sussex.
She was first elected in 2012 and re-elected in 2016 and 2021.
Katy is the Lead of the APCC Portfolio Group on Business Crime and Police Technology & Digital.
She is a graduate of Aberystwyth University and is married with two sons. She was a successful business woman before entering politics and retains a keen interest in innovative business start-ups including green technologies.
Katy was awarded an Officer of the British Empire (OBE) for public and political services in the Queen's Birthday Honours in June 2019.