Kate Critchley

Executive Director, Communications and Content

Kate Critchley is ONE’s Executive Director, Communications and Content, leading ONE’s brand, creative, talent relations, internal and external communications activity, and partnerships..

Before joining ONE, Kate was Communications Director for Girl Effect, which runs innovative behaviour-change programmes for girls and communities in Rwanda, Ethiopia and Nigeria.

Her career in international development began in Zambia where she worked as an adviser to the Ministry of Education on a training programme for rural school teachers. She has since held senior communications roles at Oxfam GB and the UK’s Department for International Development where, as Head of Strategic Communications, she led multi-disciplinary teams to deliver international summits, policy launches and campaigns. Kate’s government experience also includes a secondment to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to establish and lead a new Syria Communications Unit in partnership with Number 10, regional policy teams, the Ministry of Defence and the Home Office.

More Members of the Leadership Team

Adam Mayaki

Chief Financial Officer

Annie Schouw

Chief Development Officer

David McNair

Executive Director for Global Policy

Désiré Assogbavi

Francophone Africa Director

Dorine Nininahazwe

AU and East Africa Director

Elise Legault

Canada Director

Emily Wigens

EU Director

Gayle E. Smith

CEO of ONE *

Jennifer Lotito

President and Chief Operating Officer, (RED)

John Spears

Chief Operating Officer

Serah Makka

Africa Executive Director

Stanley Achonu

Nigeria Director

Stephan Exo-Kreischer

Germany Director

Suzanne Granville

North America Executive Director

Tamika Cummings

General Counsel

Tom Hart

President of ONE