Meet our Ambassadors
Josie came into contact with Wavemaker via our 'hotdesking' setup when she was working remotely for her job. Her degree is in environmental and political studies and she has worked in a variety of jobs from farming and marketing, to the National Trust and for local SMEs. She now works to bring innovation into the construction industry, whilst volunteering with the Peak District National Park at the weekend. As an ambassador for Wavemaker, Josie helps us with workshops aimed at bringing people closer to digital technology, STEM, and their own creativity.
Gav is a local entrepreneur, engineer and maker. With a multitude of talents and passions, Gav brings an air of enthusiasm essential when engaging with learners.
Resident Lighting Designer and Chief Electrician at the New Vic Theatre, I work on anything that lights up whizz's or bang's for the world of theatre and performance. Lighting Designer for over 100 shows and design and build techno gadgets for many more. I love ingenuity and creativity there has never been a greater time to get to build and tinker.
Bret used to run our Code Club. His background is teaching in schools and these days Bret teaches adults about wellbeing. When he’s not working on that, Bret uses technology to make music and art.
Lynne grew up in the North West seaside town of Blackpool and studied Theatre at Lancaster University. She has worked in a range of jobs throughout the industry – Pre‐Production roles (Casting Assistant and Director), Production roles (Choreographer), Performance roles (Actor/Dancer) and Post-Production roles (Editor/Sound Editor).