Marni Smyth
Purple Goat

Marni Smyth is a freelance researcher for Purple Goat. As well as doing freelance research Marni is currently doing her PhD in Art and Design on how to make the Printed Textiles industry more accessible for physically disabled designers.

Marni is passionate about disability rights and DEI and uses her first-hand experience of being disabled to try to educate people, fight for equal opportunities and give everyone a voice. She is also a Trustee of the charity TreatSMA who strive to improve the diagnostics, standard of care, social support, and access to treatment for people with Spinal Muscular Atrophy.