Meet the Team
Ben graduated from the University of Manchester in 2020 with a BA in History and American Studies. Ben was previously a Campus Coordinator, and a Campus Director of The Pinsker Centre, and has been a firm advocate for intellectual tolerance on university campuses, having been elected as a delegate to the National Union of Students, and the World Union of Jewish Students. Ben was cited in the Jewish News' ''twenty five under 25'' list, where he was described as playing ''an instrumental role in standing up to antisemitism on campus.''
Deputy Executive Director
Sara graduated from King’s College London (KCL) in 2020 with a BA in English Literature and is returning to KCL in 2021 to pursue an MA in Shakespeare Studies co-taught by The Globe Theatre. As an undergraduate, she was the Events Officer for the KCL Jewish Society, a StandWithUs Emerson Fellow (2018-19) and Chairperson of the KCL Student Union Interfaith Forum. She has been published in blogs and the Jewish Chronicle.
Lawrence graduated from Manchester University in 2018 with a BA in History and Politics, where he was president of the Jewish Society. Since leaving university, Lawrence's professional experience has been focused in public affairs, public relations and communications. Lawrence has spoken in Parliament about freedom of speech at universities, and has twice been elected as a representative to the National Union of Students (NUS).
Jonathan graduated from the University of Oxford with a BA in History and an MSt in Modern Jewish Studies. He has nearly a decade of experience of non-profit management and campus organising, having previously been the Campus Director of an educational charity, a member of the National Council of the Union of Jewish Students and an organiser of the IHPS Lecture Series convened by Baroness Ruth Deech at the University of Oxford. Jonathan has been published in the Huffington Post, the Jerusalem Post, Fathom Journal, and the Jewish Chronicle.
Charles garduated from Kings College London with a BA in History, before subsequently completing an MSc in International Public Policy at University College London. During his time as a postgraduate student, Charles organised numerous tours for speakers of international renown across several UK universities, and helped to establish the 'In Conversation' series at UCL's School of Public Policy, chaired and covened by Dr Melanie Garson. He previously worked for the Civil Service on the UK's prepraration for Brexit, and is currently a Programme Director at the Roger Scruton Centre based at the charity Civitas.