John is an experience consultant in organisational, brand and communication strategy, campaigning, fundraising, organisational and personal development. He has spent nearly 30 years working at the highest level with some of the UK’s leading not for profit, public and private sector organisations. He was deputy chief executive and director of marketing and campaigns for the RSPCA and prior to that established the NSPCC’s child protection consultancy between 2009 and 2012. As director of communications with NSPCC he led, integrated and coordinated the public face of NSPCC’s FULL STOP campaign. He has also worked for other prominent organisations including Action Medical Research, Barnardos and the Body Shop.
John was also the Chair of trustees of Charity Comms, the professional development body for communicators in the not-for-profit sector for 10 year and is currently a member of the Cabinet Office Communications Evaluation Council and a former member of the boards of the Foundation for Social Improvement, Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), the Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre (CEOP) and the UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS).