Catherine Ritman-Smith

Catherine is Head of Learning at the Design Museum. Her responsibilities include overseeing the museum’s programme for schools, FE, HE and for children and young people outside of formal learning. She established Design Ventura, the museum’s award-winning project which has reached over 60,000 learners since 2010. Prior to joining the Design Museum, Catherine was Head of Education at Enterprise UK, leading a nation-wide campaign of creative enterprise education. Before this she was Head of Learning at Open-City, the leading architecture charity. Catherine is a fellow of the RSA and is a trustee for the London Design and Engineering UTC. (Updated 2018)