Rapid Recovery Challenge

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Nesta’s Rapid Recovery Challenge will find and support tools and services that improve access to jobs and money for people across the UK, focussing on those hardest hit by the economic shock resulting from COVID-19.

The £2.8 million Challenge is funded by Nesta, in partnership with JP Morgan Chase Foundation and Money and Pensions Service.

Team

Ellie Cusack

Ellie Cusack

Ellie Cusack

Campaigns Manager

Ellie is responsible for the planning, coordination, delivery and evaluation of a series of high profile campaigns for Nesta

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Kathy Nothstine

Kathy Nothstine

Kathy Nothstine

Lead, Future Cities

At Nesta Challenges, Kathy is the Lead for Future Cities, where she focuses on place-based innovation and empowering cities to shape their destiny.

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Andrea Richardson

Andrea Richardson

Andrea Richardson

Programme Manager

At Nesta Challenges, Andrea leads the challenge prize advisory work with the Government of Canada, consulting on research, design and delivery of outcome-based funding projects.

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Karmel Edmonds

Karmel Edmonds

Karmel Edmonds

Assistant Programme Manager, Nesta Challenges

Karmel is currently working in the Nesta Challenges team as an Assistant Programme Manager.

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Shannon Marie Harmon

Shannon Marie Harmon

Shannon Marie Harmon

Communications Manager, Nesta Challenges

As Communications Manager for Nesta Challenges, Shannon works across all themes Nesta Challenges wide. They aim to encourage more people to enter our prizes through digital engagement.

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