Antonia is the Founder and Director of The Participation People. She founded The Participation People in 2010 after 5 years of working with young people – and has facilitated, managed and engaged with young people in the UK, Armenia, Canada, South Africa and South America.
Antonia is currently managing and delivering youth participation in Wandsworth and has recently managed a borough-wide youth conference and peer education project in Southwark.
She is an avid user of creative and digital media in her work and everything she does is injected with high-energy, creativity and fun!
Her specialisms include working with young people not in education, training or employment and those with learning difficulties and disabilities.
Antonia graduated with a degree in Physiological Sciences from Newcastle Upon Tyne University and speaks Spanish!
She is also a Trustee of DRIP Uganda, a charity that focuses on the construction of rainwater harvesting units and horticultural training within Uganda.