Jo is Managing Director for London at prosocial digital agency Reason Digital, overseeing their work with larger national charity brands. Jo has over ten years’ experience as a digital leader in the charity sector. Jo’s most recent in-house role was as Assistant Director of Digital for Breast Cancer Care. As the charity’s digital lead, she developed innovative online support services for people affected by breast cancer. Jo created the Third Sector Digital Maturity Matrix – to date the tool has helped almost 800 charities understand their current digital capability and set goals for the future.
Before Breast Cancer Care, Jo was Girlguiding’s first Head of Digital Communications, initiating a programme of digital transformation. She has also directed digital strategy and managed campaigns and products for vInspired and Action on Hearing Loss. In 2014, Jo was voted #1 woman in digital under 30 by The Drum. In March 2017, she was named one of 10 inspiring women in charity digital by Third Sector. Jo is a Trustee for Sadler’s Wells – world leaders in contemporary dance. She is a Fellow of the RSA and a graduate of the prestigious CharityWorks programme. Jo blogs for Third Sector on all aspects of charity digital.
NPC Ignites conference session:
B1: Getting started with digital
Digital technology provides an opportunity to enhance your charities’ impact, but it can be hard to know how to start. This workshop looks at some of the enablers and pitfalls of beginning to embrace digital technology.