Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds OBE interview on Brave, Bold, Brilliant PodcastDate Posted: 01 September 2023
Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds OBE. BSc is a remarkable individual with an inspiring story. Born with phocomelia caused by the drug thalidomide, Rosaleen defied the odds and became a successful businesswoman, equality campaigner, volunteer, author, artist, and inspirational speaker.
Rosie joins the show this week to share her journey from overcoming societal barriers and discrimination to finding her passion in disability equality training and becoming a renowned mouth painting artist.
✅ "If I can succeed in it, then the doors should be open for other disabled people as well."
✅ "I need to do something that I'm passionate about."
✅ "You really should write a book."
✅ "It's either all or nothing."
Check out episode 328 here.