CPF Champion for LGBT+
Originally from the East Midlands, John has spent his career campaigning on education, social mobility, and LGBT+ rights, as well as advising three education ministers, including Nicky Morgan during her time as Secretary of State and Minister for Equalities. Currently, John works for a leading business association on their education and skills policy work, having previously been a founder and director at the Education Policy Institute. Outside of work, John serves on the Tory Reform Group policy board, the national executive of LGBT+ Conservatives, and volunteers as a Governor of a special educational needs school.
At the core of John’s political beliefs is a commitment to freedom and people being able to succeed in life however they see best, regardless of background or identity. It's this belief that makes John a Conservative.