Michael Simpson

Programme Manager

Michael is our Programme Manager. He is also a Huffington Post contributor.

Michael leads on programme design and management, working closely with the CEO and the rest of the team to develop a world-class curriculum and faculty.

He is a keen writer, having been published by The Guardian, The Independent, The Times and The Huffington Post. He has written the following articles:

Michael graduated from the University of Manchester with first-class honours in American History, Politics and Literature, alongside receiving the A&M Kaiser Award for excellence in the field of history. Before Year Here, he had experience in PR and journalism – and worked for a community centre in Islington.

In his spare time Mike is a keen football and tennis player and lifelong Newcastle United supporter.