Gary is a Programme Coordinator working across the Challenge Prize Centre. He supports the delivery of prizes such as the European Social Innovation Competition and the Longitude Prize.
Before joining Nesta Gary worked for youth volunteering charity vInspired, supporting the design and delivery of a new volunteer recognition programme. Prior to this he worked for the social sector start-up Generation Change and completed a Masters in Public Administration and Public Policy.
Outside of work he is involved in various volunteering projects including sitting on the board of community charity Hackney Quest and managing a mentoring scheme called Progressive Careers. He is also a novice skateboarder.