Lee Chalmers is a consultant, gender researcher and campaigner. She has been involved in gender equality efforts for a decade, started a women's network, made a film about the future for women and spent 3 years on the board of The Fawcett Society. She has an MSc in Gender and is currently researching a PhD on the connection between online trolling and women's participation in public life at the University of Edinburgh. The Parliament Project aims to be a practical contribution to women's representation and power. She stood for election to the Scottish Parliament in May 2016 for The Women's Equality Party.