Abbie Kempson

Co-operative advisor

People Support Co-op Limited

Organisational development (start-up)
Organisational development (growth)
Human resources
Governance (set up)
Governance (legal options)
Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Abbie Kempson

Abbie is an experienced worker co-operator and founder member of People Support Co-op, providing practical HR and governance support and advice to co-ops and community businesses.

Abbie has 20 years experience in community organising and worker co-operation, including several years as a member director of Unicorn Grocery. At People Support Co-op, Abbie combines her experience as a worker co-operator with training in employment law to support co-ops, activist groups and community businesses to develop HR policies and processes that place people, relationships and co-operation at the centre of their organisations. Abbie is also a certified Sociocracy Consultant and Trainer, and works with organisations to help them implement sociocratic principles into their governance and decision-making systems.