Past Projects

• 5 years full time employment at the disability charity Scope .gave me invaluable experience of disability research, fundraising and campaigning www.scope.org.uk

• External trainer for Scope on Diversity, Disability and e-campaigning

• Trustee for 2 years at the Jenifer Trust for Spinal Muscular Atrophy. During my time there I ran the membership sub-committee and delivered many talks and workshops for the charity www.jtsma.org.uk

• Successfully created, setup, marketed, executed and evaluated multiple webinar projects for charities and councils

• Personalisation ambassador for London Borough of Hackney Council www.hackney.gov.uk

• Researched, created and delivered a toolkit (with training) around online campaigns for Disability Lib www.disabilitylib.org.uk/campaigning

• Accessible tourism presenter for Visit Britain http://www.visitbritain.tv/southwest/access-all-areas.html

• Collaborated with Access New Business on an accessibility and marketing toolkit for SMEs in tourism. Here’s the PDF.

• Freelance journalist for Disability Now
www.disabilitynow.org.uk/entertainment/webwatch/linking-to-a-brighter-future
www.disabilitynow.org.uk/have-your-say/guest-column/putting-the-personal-into-personal-care
www.disabilitynow.org.uk/living/tried-tested/wheelchairs-with-knobz-on
www.disabilitynow.org.uk/entertainment/webwatch/speaking-out-joe-and-jill-blogs

BBC1 Inside Out London (Presenter role);

• BBC Breakfast (interview);

BBC Ouch (podcast);

BBC interview on business and social media;

• Radio 4 appearances on Richard Herring, You and Yours and the Julie Fernandez documentary about leaving home;

• Various national/local newspaper articles;

• Online project (TheBadAssProject) in the USA;

•Regular blogger for Scope;