When did you join Wear it Purple?
I’ve been involved in WIP since Sept 2011, on the board since 2012
Position with Wear it Purple?
I am a Board Member (based in London) for Wear it Purple
Why did you join Wear it Purple?
I saw the passion of those involved in Wear it Purple, and the empowering message is amazing. As a young (ish) person at the time who was working through my identity as a Christian and as gay, it was amazing to have support and an outlet for pride!
Do you identify in the community or support as an ally?
I have been with my wife* Jayde for 7 years now, one year more than I’ve been involved with Wear it Purple.
*we have had a ceremony, though of course are still waiting for Australia to legalise same sex marriage.
3 fun facts about you.
- I live in London,
- I’ve visited 11 countries in 2016
- I have two toes joined together on both feet
I’m a musician – singing and playing bass and guitar, I play cricket and love being outdoors.
What do you do for work?
I work in conflict management, currently for a charity in the UK called ‘Leap Confronting Conflict’