Shelina has been Head of Digital for the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority - an executive agency of the Ministry of Justice - since November 2021. Her career has spanned roles across digital and policy in central government within Education, Transport, Business, Defence and the Home Office. She also spent time on secondment to a charity, working on social investment and impactful interventions.
Before joining the Civil Service, Shelina worked in local government and the private sector. She also has a keen interest in diversity and inclusion, and has co-chaired a number of award-winning social mobility networks within government.