Senior Policy & Public Affairs Advisor
Ian heads up policy and public affairs work for NUS-USI, and his work includes lobbying government ministers, conducting media relations work and researching and producing policy papers.
Before taking up his role at NUS-USI, Ian worked as Head of Communications for the Alliance Party. He has also worked in regional development at the European Commission in Brussels, and as a news officer at Liverpool City Council. He has lectured in public relations and has also taught politics tutorials at University of Salford. Ian has a masters degree in journalism and an undergraduate degree in politics and European studies, both from Liverpool John Moores University.