Equality and Diversity
Lou is an equality and diversity specialist in the fields of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) and gender equality. She also specialises in crime reduction, community safety, urban regeneration and partnership working.
She has worked directly with voluntary and statutory bodies such as the Police and local councils as well as central agencies such as the Government Equalities Office, the EHRC, the Home Office, DEFRA and the Government Office for London.
She was a member of the LGBT Advisory Group to the Metropolitan Police and an Independent Advisor to the local Camden Police (at the Superintendents request). Previous to this she was a critical incident advisor in Lambeth and Lewisham and other boroughs.
As Director Camden Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Forum she was responsible for all fundraising, staff supervision, project design, strategic planning and networking with other organisations.