Simon is one of our Co-Chairs and has been a resident of Lewisham since 2013 and has an MSc in Human Rights and Human Nature. He has been actively involved with the local Blackheath and Greenwich Amnesty International group and the Amnesty UK Rainbow Network in particular leading on their communications and social media. By day he has worked as a community engagement and communications professional. As the Trustee with lead responsibility for marketing and communications at the Refugee Cafe he wants to help the organisation to raise awareness and develop its connections with the local community in order to maximise the employment opportunities for local refugees. He enjoys walking, badminton and baking with particular specialities including brownies and carrot cake.