Jo is an emerging playwright based just outside Glasgow. She is supported by the Playwrights' Studio Scotland Mentoring Programme 2017.
Jo is also a freelance arts publicist working extensively with theatres and arts organisations throughout Scotland.
She has had several short pieces for theatre selected for Stage to Page in Glasgow and three of her short plays have been performed as part of the Progressive Playwright at the Tron Theatre.
A scene from her new play,Living With Elvis, recently reached the final of the Progressive Playwright Award and an extended version will be performed at the Tron Theatre in January 2017.
Jo has a degree in Theatre Studies and English from Glasgow University and studied creative writing online at Strathclyde University.