LWA Staff


Alessandra Vannicola

LWA Treasurer and
Administrative Assistant

Alessandra Vannicola is a sociologist specialized in the management of non-profit organizations and an educator specialized in teaching/learning processes. She holds a first level master’s degree in Research Tools for the Social Sciences at the Italian Society of Sociology (SOIS) and is about to complete II level Master Course in Patient Advocacy Management at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and Economics at the UniversitĂ  Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Rome. She has been involved in the non-profit sector for over 20 years and collaborated in the foundation and management of several associations. She chairs a social promotion association involved in education and works for Lio Lipedema Italia as an Administrative Assistant. In LWA she works as external Treasurer, Administrative Assistant and Back Office Manager.

Joella Nutt

Joella Nutt

Communication Team

Joella Nutt has been working in the non profit sector since 2016 and that she also currently work for Lipoedema UK as their Operations Manager and membership Support.