Individual blog

Zoë Gould

Head of Product, DWP Digital Years in Public Service: 12 years   My grandmother/mother was a… My grandma was a nurse, and growing up I spent a lot of time with her while my mum was at work. She was an …

Loraine Midda MBE

          Profile Job: Head of Member Services, House of Lords Organisation: Parliamentary Digitial Service  Years in Public Service: 20 My grandmother was a… My grandmother came from Poland as a Jew escaping persecution. She was from a …

Flavie Vial

Flavie Vial Statistician, Animal and Plant Health Agency 9 months in public service My grandmother/mother was a… My maternal grandmother and mother briefly worked as a council secretary and in an insurance office, respectively, before getting married. Both “married into” …

Jo Stockill

Blue Belt - Head of Integrated Marine Management, Marine Management Organisation 5 Years in Public Service My mother was a… My Mum studied colour chemistry at Leeds University in the 60s and went on to work as a chemist at …

Eva Elks

Policy Advisor, Department for Education 6 years in public service   My grandmother was a… My grandmother was a second generation Jewish immigrant. She was intelligent but didn’t have a lot of education; like lots of girls of her generation …