Meet The Team

Kielder Observatory wouldn’t be what it is today without our passionate team. Due to continued success we are happy to say the team is getting bigger as we bring more talent on board, please take a look below to see everyone’s profiles, from delivery team, management and the office team.

You’ll probably recognise some of us during your visit to the observatory!

Astronomy has always been an area of interest for me.

I joined Kielder Observatory in the New Year of 2019 with a vast amount of...

Catherine was appointed as CEO in September 2019 and brings a wealth of knowledge...

Astronomy has been a hobby for as long as I can remember...

I can't really remember a time when I wasn't obsessed with the stars, space...

I love talking to people about Maths and Physics, this is what brought me to Kielder Observatory.

I joined the observatory team up at Kielder in October 2018, my first job after graduating...

I joined the Observatory team as a volunteer in 2013, then became...

I have always been inspired by outer space and fascinated by new discoveries...

My interest in the cosmos began through my passion for astrophotography...

I first attended Kielder observatory as a guest who was passionate about all things astronomical...

Astronomy, physics and space have always been the most exciting topics to me...

Hi! I’m Naz, I’m 24 years old and I have a degree in Physics with Astrophysics...

Following 15 years in the RAF putting bombs on aeroplanes and other action woman stuff...