Open up meaningful dialogues on LGBTQ+ advocacy and mental health with Charlie Powell, speaker, and media advocate.
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LGBTQ+ Inclusion: Opening Up The Conversation
Having helped propel the women’s hockey team to victory on the world stage in Rio 2016, Helen stepped on to the podium alongside her team mate and wife, GB captain Kate Richardson-Walsh. They also entered Olympic history as the first same sex married couple to win an Olympic medal playing for the same team.
Helen shares the experiences of what an inclusive environment can mean for personal performance, as well the importance of a team culture where diverse characters are encouraged to bring different skills to the table and given the opportunity to achieve their potential.
Charlie Powell | Speaker Biography
A star of radio, Charlie Powell dominates the airwaves with her personality-packed broadcasting style. Working with the likes of KISS & Capital, as well as with brands such as Giff Gaff, Coca-Cola, Red Bull & The Brit Awards, she is no stranger to speaking to the masses.
In addition to her highly successful career, Charlie is a strong LGBTQ+ advocate. Drawing from her own experiences, she is passionate about increasing the visibility of the LGBTQ+ community in the media. This passion is also reflected in her advocacy for mental health, as she brings awareness to important conversations and promotes openness.
Charlie's PepTalk is guaranteed to captivate your team, ignite discussions about representation and mental health, and provide a sense of support for those in your team who can relate.