The Wildlife Trusts
Facilitator and storyteller (consultant): The Wildlife Trusts. May 2022 – Jan 2023
The UK’s leading conservation charity.
Guided staff, mentors and volunteers from five Wildlife Trusts in the southwest through community sharing moments, storytelling, fire and music, capturing the stories of the Wild Paths and St Peter’s Reimagined projects and producing a Smiley charity award nominated film.
Founder and oral storyteller: Recalling Fire. Jun 2022 – Present
The oral storytelling community restoring our wonder for life.
Guided by mythology, nature-connection and Zen Buddhist practices, Recalling Fire facilitates people to engage with the ancient wisdom contained in traditional oral tales. Since its inception, Recalling Fire has hosted 26 events for hundreds of attendees: organisational teams, activists, social prescribers, volunteers and members of the public.
Co-founder and communications lead: Alia. Aug 2022 – Present
The US-based start-up reimagining early-years nurture.
Part of the international leadership team creating a new vision of childcare. Responsible for brand evolution, engaging investors, teachers and families. Facilitated and developed the group narrative, established purpose and community values, brand language, website, marketing materials and onboarding processes for newcomers.
The Bio-Leadership Project
Communications lead (consultant): The Bio-Leadership Project: Mar 2021 – Oct 2022
Nature connected leadership and systems change organisation.
Advising core team on communications for the launch of The Bio-Leadership Fellowship, produced brand language, website, creative and marketing campaigns. Secured 50 fellows for a 9-month programme in the first year, a now thriving global network of leaders.
Brand development (consultant): Stella McKenna Aug 2021 – Mar 2022
Facilitated one-to-one coaching sessions to discover and develop founder’s story and true values. Culminated in a full brand guide, values-first website and marketing assets.
Mr Simon Cohen
Co-creator, film-maker and facilitator (consultant): Mr Simon Cohen Apr 2020 – Jan 2022
What If: The video series giving the world a lift during lockdown: Hopeful questions of Death, lockdown and Black Lives Matter with over 350,000 social media interactions.
Y7: Facilitated the youth engagement group for the G7 to prepare media-ready speeches and bring voice, purpose and passion to policy.
Speak Out brand consultant and facilitator (July 2020 – August 2021)
Speak Out: An online course for international change-makers: pitching, public speaking and communicating with purpose. With Special guests Nile Rodgers, Farah Pandith, Muzoon Almellehan and more. Brand development, content and course facilitation.