Carmel Jacob has been appointed as the new Care Experienced Chair of the Board of Who Cares? Scotland.
Carmel, who grew up in kinship care and has been a member of Who Cares? Scotland for many years, works as an Educational Psychologist. She first joined the board more than three years ago, where she has provided guidance and support on a range of governance matters since.
Not only does Carmel have much to offer in terms of her skills and insights as an Educational Psychologist, but she also brings an innate sense of what it means to be a member of their organisation
In this YouTube video for GU Psychology Society, Carmel discusses the importance of diversity and inclusion when describing her experiences at school and how she overcame that to work in the field of educational psychology.