Lorraine Greaves is an award winning writer, researcher, and speaker and has worked across academic, health, government, education, and NGO sectors as a force for progressive change. An inspiring leader and thinker, this is her 10th book. Among many honors she has received an Honorary Doctorate, University of Ottawa; Woman of Distinction Award, Vancouver YWCA; the Augusta Stowe Gullen Award and the Laura Jamieson Award.
Nancy Poole is a superb catalyst for bringing knowledge to practice to make social change. A leader in facilitating virtual collaborations, she has created online research networks, virtual communities, and web-based co-laboratories. She has worked in governments, hospitals and NGOs offering creative thinking on wicked problems. Dedicated to connecting across distance and sectors, she is a maven of ideas and a respectful change agent.
Greaves and Poole are the founders of Galvanizing Equity, a company devoted to advancing equity and creating a fairer world. Galvanizing Equity finds, generates and curates evidence, and translates it into practical advice, policies and programmes.