Laura Whittall

Research Officer Team: Research

Laura is a Research Officer at the Young Foundation with a particular interest in community-led action and research. She has experience in a range of innovative research methodologies from participatory action and co-creation to online ethnographies.

Before joining The Young Foundation, Laura worked with a number of organisations researching issues relating to youth violence, refugees, educational inequality and marginalised communities.

Laura is also the co-founder of a community-based organisation, The Curiosity Project, which runs local projects in South-East London such as a community kitchen and youth-led initiatives encouraging social action in localised contexts.