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Here's some blurb and chunks from my CV in case you're dying to employ me...

born

5th Sep 1958 in Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire

height

6' 1"

eyes

blue

Occupation

Director, Participation & Social Action - The Citizenship Foundation

Likes

Cara, Eugenie, Holidays, buddies, cheesecake, being grumpy

Dislikes

people who say I'm grumpy

Family

one daughter, 2 brothers

Instruments

Guitar, Sax, keys (programming), percussion

Uses

Cooker, washing machine, dishwasher, computers, humour, charm, lager

Inspiration

Love, struggle, corruption, hope, the realm of God

Perspiration

Gillette Gel

career

Skools

1970 - 1977 Tadcaster Grammar School North Yorkshire·

1977 - 1981 University of Dundee Tayside· BSc Physiology

Jobs

1982 - 1985 Church of Scotland Glasgow Presbytery Youth Coordinator·

and then...

1985 - 1990 Self Employed in Glasgow Recording and Performing Artist, Music Producer· Songwriter under contract to Chrysalis UK.· Touring and recording artist, music studio owner.·

uh huh...

1991 - 1996 Greater Glasgow Health Board Glasgow Senior Health Promotion Officer

build up your part...

1996 - 2001 Greenbelt Festivals London Festival Manager ·

and now??

section leader at The Citizenship Foundation running 3 projects project to promote charitable giving and community involvement to young people in the UK. Click here to see the Giving Nation web site

plus what?

1990 - co-founder of The Late Late Service

experimental contemporary worship arts collective based round dance beats and multimedia environments. Recorded the first ever Christian Service for Radio 1 (and the second), also on Channel 4 & Channel 5 at Christmas. Released several albums through Sticky Music.

Also ran my own studio at this time. Interesting clients / collaborations:

Wambali (Malawi) / Phil White / Brian McGlynn / The Wild Goose Worship Group

2000 - released The Things You Never Say

2006 - released Sunflower Girl

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