Bridget is a Senior Research Fellow working within the ActEarly Collaboratory to ensure the successful development and evaluation of ActEarly projects. She is using qualitative methods to map and understand overall system change as a result of the ActEarly interventions in Bradford and Tower Hamlets.

Prior to starting this role in January 2020, she worked as a Research Associate/Fellow at University of York and Canterbury Christ Church University/UCL. Her PhD thesis examined the experiences of women in paid and unpaid work within voluntary organisations in Bradford. She is an interdisciplinary qualitative researcher with interests in health, organisations, gender, (in)equality and diversity.