Organisations & Public Speaking

Public Speaking and Conference song leadership

The Lost Arts of Collective Joy @ the Stiglitz School of Leadership & Creativity, 2011

What is Play and How do Adults Play? @ Nestle & JWT Advertising, 2010

How Do You Want to Live? @ The Dark Mountain Festival & 2 Limina weekends, 2009-10

Behaviour Change Project Design @ Kaos Pilots school for Social Entrepreneurs, Denmark 2006 + Student Volunteering England Leadership Training 2007, 2008 + Voices for Change summer school 2006

The Power of a Positive Outlook @ The Scottish Parliament / Big Lottery Fund Conference on public engagement, 2006

Mouthing Off: The Art of Not Speaking @ Pioneers of Change 2006.

Organisations, 2004-2011

Brand Conspiracy | Leading singing as part of branding processes with Pepsi, GlaxoSmithKline and British Homeopathic Association

Stepping Stones Project | Youth Initiation, Marin California | Board member, fundraiser ($200k), Program Development Co-ordinator

Antidote | Play for adults, London | Strategic Advisor, Explorer in Residence, Head of R&D, singing workshop facilitator

Anti-Apathy | Social change organisation | Project Founder and Director, TheNag.net - website getting 10,000 members to do one thing a month to make their lifestyles more sustainable. Named Best Ethical Website of 2007 by Yahoo!, featured in The Guardian, New Statesman and Metro.

Demos | Think tank, London | Researcher and author working on learning, technology and futures thinking

Freelance | Research, think pieces and facilitation for: Future Considerations, Flamingo International, Futurelab, IIED, Clear Village.

Education

BA Political Science, 1st Class Honours, Queens University Belfast with second year (with full scholarship) at UC Berkeley, California (4.0).