Erik Mesel

Grants and Public Policy Manager, John Lyon’s Charity

Erik Mesel graduated in Development Studies, Universities of Leeds and Zimbabwe, and has an MSc in Development Management from Bristol University. After this he spent six years in community development for Bristol and Camden councils then moved to the voluntary sector in 2008. His main focus at John Lyon’s Charity, a grantmaker that aims to promote the life-chances of children and young people through education, has been working with BME groups and youth clubs, and developing and maintaining close links between the Charity and councils in the beneficial area.