Carly Findlay is an award-winning writer, speaker and appearance activist. Her first book, a memoir called Say Hello, was released in January 2019. She is also working on editing Growing Up Disabled in Australia with Black Inc Books, and features in Growing Up African in Australia and the Me Too Anthology. She writes on disability and appearance diversity issues for news outlets including the ABC, The Age and Sydney Morning Herald, and SBS. She has a Masters of Communication and Bachelor of eCommerce. Carly identifies as a proud disabled woman.