Head of Digital Policy, National Lottery Heritage Fund

Josie Fraser

Josie Fraser is Head of Digital Policy at the National Lottery Heritage Fund

Josie’s work focuses on equitable and inclusive digital transformation. She has worked across education, government, and the cultural sector.  She has advised and represented major organisations and governments nationally and internationally.

She is currently Head of Digital Policy at the National Lottery Heritage Fund, the UK’s largest funder of heritage. She leads on the UK wide Digital Skills for Heritage initiative, designed to drive up digital skills and confidence across the heritage sector, and ensure organisations can benefit from the effective use of technology.

She previously worked for the Department of Culture, Media and Sport as a senior adviser, leading on a range of policy areas across digital skills, online safety, and international digital policy.

She was awarded Honorary Life Membership by the Association for Learning Technology in 2017, in recognition of the impact and scope of her work as an educational technologist, particularly in relation to digital literacy.