Joanne Lockwood


Joanne is a Diversity & Inclusion Consultant who specialises in Transgender Awareness and support to businesses and organisations throughout the UK, Europe and elsewhere. She is an International Keynote Conference speaker that delivers workshops and seminars, and works with organisations to develop policy & best practises to be more inclusive for all people.

She is a member of The Institute of Equality & Diversity Professionals, The Rotary Club, Toastmasters International, The Professional Speakers Association and as a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, she believes passionately that “people are people” and, no matter who they are, deserve to be treated with dignity and respect.

Joanne lives by the mantra of “Smile, Engage and Educate” in order to promote awareness and understanding to overcome people’s fear of getting it wrong!

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Supporting Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Individuals in the 21st Century

This session highlights the challenges of being Transgender when engaging as an employee or service user in the health and social care system. By challenging biases and perceptions through a thought provoking and engaging session, delegates will have their minds opened and the tools to take back to their organisation to make positive change in being more inclusive and supportive.