CEO, YouCanBook.Me Chair Advisory Board, UpRising, Bedford Ambassador, London Young Women's Day
Bridget Harrisis former special advisor to Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, Deputy Prime Minister. Bridget has over a decade of experience working for National, Devolved and Local Government, with politicians from all parties.
She has been a strong advocate for elected political leadership in the UK and Africa. She has published articles on democratic theory and has run capacity building programmes for young women and local politicians.
Bridget has been using multi media and developing technology for political and community campaigns since the 1990's. As a former vision mixer for live television and production assistant in the film industry, Bridget has a particular interest and passion for all things digital, media and visual.
She has recently joined the Trustee Board of UpRising, having been a longstanding supporter and advocate for the programme in Bedford. She is an ambassador for London Young Women's Day and has worked and promoted national programmes for young people to get more involved in politics.
She is the CEO of a technology start up, YouCanBookMe which builds modern scheduling tools for the web.