Our members include our core staff who run Thinking Space day-to-day, our wider team of philosophers who join us to work on specific projects, our patrons who advocate for us from their positions of influence and our network of supporters whose input helps us plan and promote our work.
If you are interested in becoming a member of Thinking Space, get in touch.
Ellie is a Philosopher, Project Manager, Facilitator and Trainer for Thinking Space and is one of our founding members.
She previously studied philosophy as a postgraduate and went on to work in Public Engagement at the University of Bristol.
Naziya is a Philosopher, Facilitator and Consultant for Thinking Space.
She specialises in restorative Justice, has a PhD in Philosophy of Education and is a Visiting Lecturer in the Institute of Childhood and Education at Leeds Trinity University.
Emma is a Non-Executive Director of Thinking Space guiding our vision and strategy.
Emma is also Co-CEO
of the educational charity, the Philosophy Foundation, work that earned her an MBE in 2020.
She is also a Professor of Philosophy of Education at Edge Hill University.
Aaron is our Patron and an honorary member of Thinking Space having collaborated on various public philosophy and academic projects including our latest book.
He is also a department Head and Professor of Aesthetics at the University of Georgia.
Maria is a London-based Philosopher, Facilitator and Trainer for Thinking Space
She has a PhD in philosophy and facilitates philosophy using Gestalt and P4C methods. She is a trainer for SAPERE and DialogueWorks and has trained teachers in the UK and internationally.
Alex is one of our freelance Facilitators working in Germany.
He is also Head of Education at the After-School Programme at Primary School Martin Schule Forchheim whilst studying for an MA in Ancient Philosophy and is a Specialist with The Philosophy Foundation.
Isabella is freelance Facilitator for Thinking Space based in Scotland.
She has an MA in Philosophy and also works for The Philosophy Foundation and the University of Aberdeen where she is an eLearning Advisor.
Lizzy is our Patron having previously been a founding director of the company. We have worked together on school projects a book and and various conferences.
Lizzy is the former president of ICPIC, a DialogueWorks and SAPERE trainer and a Values-based Education Consultant in Philosophy for Children.