Head of Public Affairs and Policy
Dan became spinal cord injured at T6 after an accident in Egypt. He returned to work two years later, as an Access & Partnerships Officer in local government. Dan now manages the SIA’s Public Affairs Team, which is responsible for all the charity’s campaigning work (eg Specialist SCI Health Services and NHS Continuing Healthcare).
Dave became spinal cord injured at T10 in 2008, due to Guillain-Barre Syndrome and Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis.
Dave’s main responsibility is for SIA’s campaign on NHS Continuing Healthcare, and ensuring the delivery of a high-quality, evidence-based, impactful and ultimately successful campaign to protect the rights of SIA’s members.