Lesley has over 18 years’ experience of youth work, working across both voluntary and statutory services including detached youth work, issue-based project work, rights-based advocacy and work within schools. Always listening, empowering, raising issues and supporting young people to shine.
Especially passionate about the underrepresented communities and groups of young people. A big supporter of Votes at 16, refugees welcome movement and amplifying working-class voices.
Currently a trustee for Apex Trust, a charity that supports women.