Jo has a background in marketing with a particular passion for brand management. With three school aged boys Jo's life is busy but she still finds time for her other passion - autism. Her inspiration for Creating Success comes from her eldest child who has autism. Jo is the author of three books on autism spectrum disorder - Practical Communication Programmes, Tips for Toileting and Practical Maths Programmes which she wrote with popular presenter and author Sue Larkey. Practical Maths Programmes was so successful that a version was made by Jessica Kingsley Publishers for the UK and US under the name Practical Mathematics, and it has also been translated into Italian. Jois also the author and designer of the Visual Maths Addition Set.