YMSN Ambassadors

Agnes Agyepong

YMSN Ambassador

Agnes is the Parent Engagement Programme Manager at Best Beginnings, one of the eight Charity Partners of the Heads Together campaign, spearheaded by Their Royal Highness, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. In addition to this she is the St Guys and St Thomas Hospital's Maternity Voices Partnership Chair, a role in which she is responsible for ensuring that the voices of pregnant and new mums in Lambeth are included in decision making at a strategic level. As a School Governor for Clyde Nursery and Children’s Centre in Deptford, an area where 40% of children are living in poverty, the highest levels in the London borough of Lewisham, her work is centred around supporting parents and early years development.

As a mother of three herself and following mental health challenges during and after the birth of her second child she created The GLOMAMA Awards, an annual awards celebrating the achievements of mums on social media which encourages mothers to rediscover their "Glow" after pregnancy.

Agnes sits on the NIHR ARC Maternity and Perinatal Mental Health Co-Production Committee and is a founding member of the Maternity Mental Health SEL steering group.

Prior to operating within the maternal health and early years development space she was a Senior Recruitment Consultant for a leading global FTSE 250 recruitment company within the IT and Oil and Energy sector. Agnes is passionate about developing better intercultural awareness and communication within our sector and about ensuring the rights of women, mothers and children are protected.

Agnes Agyepong