Natalie Redford

Associate Director

Scotland Office

Natalie began her career as a lighting designer at KSLD in 2006, before taking the opportunity to study and work in Sweden, where she gained her MSc in Architectural Lighting Design at the Lighting Laboratory of KTH University, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. She also enjoyed a period teaching the Architectural Lighting Design MSc at the Institute. Natalie now fulfils a key managerial role within KSLD | EFLA Lighting Design as Associate Director, liaising between the Iceland, Norway and Scotland offices. She is a strong team player who has led a number of award winning projects, bringing excellent communication and presentation skills to the team. In 2019, Natalie and Claire Tomara were selected workshop leaders at Lights in Alingsås in Sweden, and Natalie was announced one of the 40under40 class of 2019 honoured at the Lighting Design Awards. More recently, Natalie was appointed to the ILP Education Committee for 2019/20, allowing her to build on her passions for natural light, dark sky quality, wellbeing, community and diversity in the profession. 

Lighting Design Awards, 40under40 class of 2019; Best Presented Paper Award, Young Lighter of the Year, SLL 2009; Best Lighting Journal Article, 'Lighting and the Perception of Safety', ILE 2009.