Simon is a PR professional with an active interest in equality. He is trained in journalism and marketing communications. He has worked as a journalist with a black newspaper then moved to public relations. His public relations experience includes communication roles in Whitehall government departments and local authorities. He has also worked for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and has led communications for Newham College, helping to create a media profile for it. His community work includes support for community organisations, and trade unions, particularly the National Union of Journalists. He was a member of the NUJ magazine’s editorial board. He is currently the Black and Asian Minority Ethnic Officer for a north London constituency party.
Senior Media and Communications Officer