marketing and design
Four and a half years ago Emma was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s. She was aged
just 29. Making it her mission to raise awareness about the condition and continue her life
as she planned, Emma campaigns and shares her story on social media, published her own
book on dealing with Parkinson’s and featured in UK BBC documentary ‘The Big Life Fix’
while continuing her career as a Creative Director.
In 2015 Emma won the CharityComms Inspiring Communicator award for her fundraising for
Parkinson’s, is one of MT’s 35 women under 35, was shortlisted for a Woman of the Future
Award and is a 4 time TEDX speaker.
Emma works as a Devices and Apps Strategist at the Parkinson’s UK charity and is fascinated
by technology and the vital role it can play in enhancing the lives of those living with health
Bridget Green is the founder and owner of TIPSS, LLC, a consulting company that provides teacher training, advocacy, and transition skills for people with disabilities. She received her doctorate in special education, with a foundation in neuroscience, from George Washington University. Bridget currently works closely with adolescents with disabilities preparing them for post-secondary activities including college readiness and employment and independent living skills. Bridget and her husband are in the final stages of a complete renovation of a house they bought, gutted, and remodeled themselves. She says this process has given her critical hands-on insights into the fields of career and vocational education; a topic she is more than enthusiastic to talk about both in and out of schools!
Hayley works with us in the writing and marketing department and is passionate about helping people communicate great ideas through a tactful use of language. She graduated with a B.A. in English and has experience in editing, grant writing, and creating web content for various organizations. She loves good conversations, making people feel at home, and large cups of coffee.