Coliving Blog Authors
Matt is responsible for designing community experience and impact strategies and measuring the social value of coliving communities. Matt is also a founding member and current Head of Community of Co-Liv and has worked for The Collective on their Impact Team.
Penny is passionate about the potential for shared living. She has a doctorate in sustainability and shared living, and an MSc in social research methods. She conducts research and consults on shared living projects.
Transformational Coach and facilitator. Trainer in mindfulness, sharing circles, and how to live and lead more consciously. Co-author of the Community Facilitation Handbook and the Coliving Apps & Tech Guide. Facilitates community engagement strategies.
Juan is a Communications Strategist, Project Manager, Systems Engineer, Team Coach and Executive Coach with an ontological/systemic approach. He facilitates connection for individuals, teams, and communities.
Tom Manwell is a fully qualified U.K. architect. Before founding his two current companies, Tom gained experience with a range of award winning practices working on small, medium and large scale residential schemes in London, the U.K. and Europe.
Gabriel is a sustainability professional with 9 years of experience in social and enviromental impact, notably in the corporate and charity sectors. Gabriel supported The Collective as Impact Manager, co-leading on their impact strategy.
Experience designer, product strategist, design thinking consultant and facilitator. Creator of spatial experience ecosystems centred around human needs, wishes and desires. Anna focusess on helping businesses create spaces as experience journeys and not just walls.
Experience designer. His experience spans across multiple continents, cultures and industries. Luxury hospitality, boutique hybrid hotels, coworking, coliving spaces and food & beverage. Felix creates and implements experiences to increase guest satisfaction and sustainable business growth.
Gui Perdrix, founder of Art of Co, is a former coliving operator, currently director of the global coliving association Co-Liv. Author of The Community Facilitation Handbook and the book Art of Coliving: a method to build scalable, life-enhancing and community-driven coliving spaces.
Interior designer and collaborative design researcher. Founder of …And So Forth, a marketing agency providing creative solutions to startup businesses. Lucy developed co-design methods to provide health & social care and architectural solutions to living well in older age.
Linnéa has several years of experience in psychological test development. I have a passion for working with health-promoting interventions. COLY are on a mission to spread the evidence-based tools that already are a norm in recruitment businesses - to help create an amazing Community in the shared living branch!