Catherine launched make:good in 2009 to bring together her architectural qualifications with her interest in people centred design. As well as working on individual projects Catherine leads on business strategy and vision as well as pushing make:good to consistently reflect and improve on our tools and approach to ensure that we deliver projects that are truly participatory and where local people have meaningful influence.
Catherine is a trustee of the Awesome Foundation, which helps to find and fund innovative social change projects, a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Glass-House enabler and a mentor on the Year Here programme.
George joined make:good in 2013 to take a lead on all our built work and physical interventions developed through our co-design process. A qualified Architect with 15 years industry experience, George’s expertise lies in taking ideas identified through workshops and engagement activities and transforming them into pieces that can be built. From liaising with individual fabricators, commissioning small works and working with main contractors within complex design and build contracts, George ensures that the vision of local people is accurately realised to the highest possible quality.
Jasper began working at make:good in 2015. He uses his Graphic Design, Illustration and Set Design skills to create awesome graphics, props and engagement sessions.
He has a Masters in Communications Design, and has designed sets and props for immersive theatre, events and film. He also has significant experience working with young people of all ages and abilities creating inspiring play and learning environments.
Nataly joined make:good in 2016 to lead on project management. With a background in architecture, sustainability and community engagement, she has worked and studied across three continents with communities of different scales to encourage local participation in the built environment.
Nataly’s expertise lies in facilitating dialogues across disciplines and cultures and she is passionate about working with people to develop more meaningful and positive relationships with places. From dynamic planning through to adding the small details that make interactions unique and personal, Nataly ensures that projects are delivered to the highest level and represent local people in the most effective way.
Cotton joined make:good in 2013. She plays a vital role in business strategy and adorable distraction.
Her duties include snoozing, greeting visitors, surveying her territory from the window seat, and plotting ways of taking out her nemesis: the printer.