Deaf since birth and twin brother of Kevin.  Teacher of the Deaf for twenty plus years and passion in many sports especially tennis and golf.  Enjoys woodworking, carving bespoken rocking horses and walking in his spare time.  Lives in Milton Keynes with wife Sue who is also deaf and two hearing sons. Attends Hand in Hand Deaf Church in Ruislip, London and also interpreting service in Milton Keynes.

Recently returned from his first trip to school in Fiji, he would like to see EMDP making a difference for young deaf people living in the pacific by raising funding to support the development in education provision, teachers of the deaf training, residential buildings, sign language, promoting equality and employment.