Hannah Deasy is a communicator who is passionate about the potential for digital storytelling techniques to progress social change. She has a first class honours BA and MA (History & Political Science) from University College Dublin. Subsequently she worked in European Union politics in Brussels for four years, designing and implementing progressive European political campaigns. In 2013/14 she was awarded the Pat & Bill Tierney Scholarship at Concordia University, Montreal, while studying Communications Studies. During her time there she specialized in political communication technology, the policy challenges of the information society and interactive documentary techniques.