Katy Portell

Katy Portell @NHS from 03/09/18 to 04/09/18

Twitter: @KatyPortell

Katy Portell has been a public speaker and advocate for organ donation for more than 10 years. As a tissue transplant recipient and donor family member she has personally experienced the tremendous impact of organ, eye, and tissue donation. Currently, she is the NHSBT Organ Donation Ambassador Co-ordinator building the new national volunteer scheme to empower individuals to promote donation in their communities. Katy’s background is in marketing communications and she earned her MA Public Relations & Corporate Communications from Kingston University London. She is a TEDx Speaker, Shakespeare aficionado, and hails from Alaska.