Civil Service
Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary for DCMS and the Civil Service LGB&TI Champion

Sue Owen, DCMS Permanent Secretary, and Civil Service LGB&TI Champion

Sue Owen retired from the Civil Service in April 2019.

Sue was the Permanent Secretary for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) and the Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion and LGB&TI Champion.

International Transgender Day of Visibility and raising awareness in the Civil Service

Horizontal blue, pink and white striped banner graphic with legend International Transgender Day of Visibility

To mark this day, DCMS Permanent Secretary Sue Owen gives her reflections on progress on transgender rights and inclusion in the Civil Service, as she retires from the service and her role as its LGB&TI Champion.