We would like to welcome Kara Millen to Moniaive Initiative. Kara has joined us on a six-month, Big Lottery-funded post as our Community Shop and Hub Development Officer, and will be working entirely on developing this project over the coming weeks. She has a background in sustainable architecture education and environmental consultancy, and is a strong supporter of a collaborative, inclusive approach as a means for growing and maintaining a more sustainable and resilient community. Kara lives in Moniaive with her family, and is currently Chair of Moniaive Playcare and a member of the Moniaive Folk Festival committee. She is also involved with Moniaive Primary School’s eco-group, helping them to gain their Green Flag. She is passionate about sustainable living, outdoor learning and upcycling.