Kirsten Hearn

Kirsten Hearn

Biography

Kirsten Hearn trained as an artist before becoming an Equality specialist and senior manager in local government. She is a disability rights activist and a founder member of Sisters against Disablement, Feminist Audio Books and Lesbians and Gays Unite in Disability. A non-executive director and advisor for a range of governmental and other organisations, she champions equality and women's liberation in subtle but still effective ways in all kinds of environments, through guidance and persuasion to bring about change, occasionally breaking out into direct action when this becomes necessary.

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