Alex is an award-winning Product and Service designer working to simplify complex systems. With a background in both startups and agency design, Alex works as a Principal Design Consultant helping purpose-led brands find market fit and build products that better connect people and technology.
Founder of The Harmonizing Academy, a life re-design company which helps individuals grow into their full potential in a gentle and sustainable way. Dawn describes her passion for emotional well-being and unlocking human potential as a little obsessive and says her greatest lessons have come from recovering from post-natal depression in her 20’s and extreme emotional, financial and energetic burnout in her 40’s.
Creative business strategist, developing self-sustaining businesses for over 20 years, working with women, organisations and communities. Sandra is passionate about seeing organisations bring together plans and then bring them to fruition having the necessary tools and know how to do so confidently.
Esther is ec-design studio, a small but perfectly formed graphic design company. Esther has worked with Keystone since the beginning and with Tribe Porty since 2016; she makes us look good.
Ailsa is an artist, facilitator and healing movement practitioner. Her multidisciplinary art practice crosses and incorporates boundaries between visual art, craft, and design. More recently, Ailsa has trained in a sensory-based movement practice which draws from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. These practices aim to reconnect you to sensations of the body and trusting your inner compass to help feel more in charge of the course of your life, feelings and actions.
Mary is an online learning facilitator and course developer with over ten years experience working in the education sector. Specialising in participatory approaches to education for sustainability, equity and social justice through her company Juniper Leaf Education. Mary is committed to challenging work practices to promote work for life and emotional wellbeing.
Jo Tennant is an informal portrait photographer, based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Jo specialises in photographing people and has been our photographer for Keystone for the past 3 years. Jo has brilliantly captured the energy of the room at our events and all of the images you see are of real Keystone women.
Pitch and Presentation Specialist and founder of The RED Effect, Mel is on a mission to help one million women to (re)connect with who they are and express themselves with confidence. An Australian now based in Scotland, Mel is an award-winning speaker, trainer and coach and combines over 25 years’ experience in business with a background as an actor, presenter and singer.
Laura Westring is a writer and Leadership Communications Consultant who leads Public Affairs at Amiqus, a tech for good company. During her career in the European Union, her work to help young women gain positive leadership skills was recognized by Barack Obama.
Melissa has an expertise in operations and communication and was key in the success of the community and programme. From Keystone's inception, Melissa helped shape the Tribe Women programme for two years and the launch of Keystone Women.