Michael Simpson

Head of Programme and Partnerships

Michael is Head of Programme and Partnerships.

Michael leads on programme design and management, working closely with our faculty to craft a world-class social innovation curriculum.

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.