Access Coordinator Jo Simpson

Jo is an arts administrator with more than 10 years of experience. Her first introduction to the arts world was via the book publishing industry. Since then she has worked across all art forms, expanding into Disability access in response to her own lived experience, and her knowledge of the artistic value of representation and the moral imperative of equal access.

As a person with lived experience of Disability, Jo is well acquainted with the issues facing artists and audiences with Disability. Jo is committed to ensuring equitable access for all, because everyone benefits from an inclusive society.

When she’s not at the Fringe, Jo reads, writes and hangs out with her kids.