Marianne Rugard Jarvstrat
CEO, Mossytop Dreamharvest Ltd
Marianne Rugard Jarvstrat is founder and CEO of Mossytop Dreamharvest Ltd, a Scottish Highland-based edtech company focusing on creativity and innovation in education. There are two brands, MageQuill, a creative teaching and writing tool that enables teachers around the world to encourage and develop creativity in the classroom, and Bombadil Publishing, which uses a unique mentoring system to publish stories by young authors under the age of 26. Marianne is a psychologist, a futurist, a publisher, a third culture kid and a mother of four. She is passionate about enabling the voices of young people to be heard, using storytelling as a base for engaging, encouraging, and growing creativity in the classroom as a way to democratise ideas and growing confidence and wellbeing in young people.