Jossie Austen

Senior Consultant

Jossie Austen joined RSAcademics as a Senior Advisor, Philanthropy in 2021. Jossie has worked in philanthropy in the prep school and heritage sectors since 2005. She established development offices at Summer Fields and Ludgrove, helping both schools to execute successful capital campaigns, kickstart their bursary funding programmes and establish their communications, development and alumni operations. She has also worked as a member of the Ashmolean Museum’s campaign team for its £61million transformation in 2009 and subsequently as the senior fundraiser for Oxford University Museums and Collections including the Pitt Rivers, the Museum of Natural History, the Museum of the History of Science and the Oxford Botanic Garden and Harcourt Arboretum as part of the £3.3 billion Oxford Thinking campaign.