Multi award-winning social entrepreneur Boo Armstrong, born in London in 1974, says that, "the thing that really gets me out of bed in the morning is justice and injustice". Much of her career so far has been masterminded from her canal boat in Regents Park. Highlights include:
six years as the director of Women & Health, an award-winning integrated health project in Camden, North London. During her tenure, Boo raised £400,000 from the National Lottery to renovate and refit the centre to the highest ecological standards, including solar panels, full disabled access and greywater recycling.
speaking at many public events, including the House of Commons (to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Integrated and Alternative Medicine), the Be The Change conference 2005, the General Osteopathic Council’s regional conferences, Futurebuilder’s learning conference and the School of Social Entrepreneurs
brokering contracts for complementary and alternative medicine to primary care trusts and social services