Ruth Kelly Waskett named SLL President-Elect

(UK) – Kelly Waskett to take over as SLL President in May 2021.

The Society of Light and Lighting (SLL) has announced Ruth Kelly Waskett as President Elect. She will take over from current president Bob Bohannon in May 2021.

Kelly Waskett is an Associate at Hoare Lea, and has a rich background in engineering, lighting design and academia. She is dedicated to showcasing how daylight can bring buildings to life and the positive impact that it has on our health and wellbeing.

She has sat as Vice President of SLL for the past four years, and as President, she hopes to lead the Society as it aims to tackle challenges within the industry, highlight the importance of a well-rounded perspective, and promote how light and daylight can be used as an integrated tool.

She said: “I’m honoured and excited to be taking up the role of SLL President this year. I’m really looking forward to playing a part in spreading the message about the power of light in making us healthier and happier.”