Meet the Team
Tea founded the WiH2020 campaign in 2017. She is a keen advocate of gender diversity having been involved in a number of initiatives led by Women1st, The Prince’s Trust, the Aspire Foundation and IWF. In 2018 she rallied support to conduct the first ever research into female leadership across the Hospitality, Travel and Leisure sector. She has since created the most influential collaboration platform of leaders across the HTL sector with the objective of increasing gender representation and diversity as a whole at leadership level across hospitality, travel and leisure. Tea is a non-Executive Director on a number of Boards and has held senior HR Executive roles at Merlin Entertainments Plc and Hilton Hotels.
Joanna joined WiH2020 in 2018. She has extensive experience in resourcing and talent management in the HTL industry having worked at Hilton Hotels, Paramount Restaurants and IHG. Joanna is a keen supporter of the gender diversity agenda.
Jane joined WiH2020 in 2018. She is passionate about promoting and supporting diversity in the workplace. She believes that diversity and inclusion is a sizeable challenge for any organisation, and that every little step helps to make a tangible difference.
Carolyn joined WiH2020 in 2019. She has a demonstrated track record in designing and developing Diversity and Inclusion (D and I) strategies across multiple sectors. She was the D and I lead at the London School of Economics, where she played an instrumental role in galvanising equality and diversity across all work streams and service delivery practices.
Carolyn is passionate about promoting good workplace cultures, and has a particular interest in the concept of intersectionality.