Jo joined Play Inclusion Project in 2007 as a volunteer whilst studying for her degree in Childhood and Youth Studies. During this time, she developed a passion for working with children and young people with additional needs and disabilities. In 2007 she was employed as Preston Link Project Worker and she delivered projects and activities in the Preston area until 2015, when she was promoted to Charity Manager. Alongside her degree Jo has over 10years experience gained through her work with Play Inclusion Project. Jo is married and has two children, a son and a daughter who keep her busy away from work. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, music, eating out, weekends away (especially with the girls) and most importantly spending time with her family.