National Advisory Group England Members


The following people sit on the DRILL National Advisory Group (NAG) in England:

Ben Baumberg Geiger

Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Social Policy, University of Kent

Co-Director, Q-Step Centre

Chih Hoong Sin

Director of Business Development, OPM

David Buxton

Director of Campaigns and Communication, British Deaf Association

David McDaid

Associate Professorial Research Fellow, London School of Economics

Ian Loynes

CEO, Spectrum Independent Living Centre

Janet Brandish

Trustee, Opening Doors

Julie Repper

Associate Professor of Recovery, University of Nottingham

Recovery Lead, Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust

Neil Crowther

Consultant, Crowther Consulting

Peter Beresford

Professor of Social Policy, Brunel University

Peter White

Broadcaster, BBC

Rob Grieg

CEO, National Development Team for Inclusion

Tara Flood

Director, The Alliance for Inclusive Education

Theo Blackmore


Vidhya Alakeson

CEO, Power to Change