Gwenno Edwards

2016 Fellow

Gwenno is Community Engagement Manager at MakeShift.

Gwenno was a 2016 Poplar Fellow placed in Poplar HARCA‘s frontline housing team. She went on to work on a community consultation for Surrey County Council in Lower Green, a relatively deprived community in an otherwise affluent part of Esher, and co-found Misc to take reusable furniture from emptied properties and give it to those in need. She was mentored by Cassie Robinson.

Before Year Here she was part of the London School of Economics Housing and Communities research group.