The FEARLESS Team
Maureen Hascoet is an award winning filmmaker. Passionate about storytelling in all its forms - and gender equality, she started TEDx Cumbernauld Women to celebrate women's achievements in the community and beyond!
Volunteers Team Leader
Sharon Gusman has worked within the public sector for over a decade, and managed numerous local projects to address the stigma around mental illness. In her personal time you will find her outdoors exploring nature, with her kids.
Louise Duncan & Andrew Bain
Louise and Andrew have formed the perfect relationship with Andrew's 35 years of picture framing craftmanship and Louise's artistic photography. Louise is also a headteacher at a primary school and Andrew an author! Together they are the Co-founders and Directors of The Village Gallery in Banton, just a stone's throw from Warpark Studios.
Wendy Chalmers Mill Speaker coach
Wendy spoke at two TEDx events in two weeks in 2019 including TEDx Cumbernauld Women, where she talked about the Mind / Body connection. She is coming back this year to coach our speakers on stage presence and delivering their talk powerfully!
Youn recently graduated from a double Masters in film and creative industries management. He's applying everything he learned in his studies to support this event.
Chelsea Black Make Up Artist
Chelsea is in her final year studying make up artistry for media. With a passion for people, she loves assisting with their transformation! Chelsea will kindly be on hand on the day to help speakers look camera ready!
Lisa Kennedy Podcaster
In 2019 Lisa established The Braw and The Brave, a podcast about people and their passions. Lisa is delighted to be attending TedX Cumbernauld Women 2020 and record a special episode of the podcast for the event.