Patrons and Ambassadors
A message from Jason Flemyng, actor and MAC-UK patron
Simon Joseph, MAC-UK Ambassador
Simon is a new business development executive and relationship manager who is involved in numerous projects in the UK and overseas. He is extremely passionate about helping young people realise their full potential through community led initiatives in the Borough of Camden. He has previously been a volunteer for a mentoring programme in Chalk Farm and for Somers Town Community Centre. Simon has been involved with MAC-UK from the start in 2008, firstly as a volunteer, and more recently as an ambassador, where he is able to utilise his business contacts and global networks to promote the organisation and raise awareness.
Ali Crossley, MAC-UK Ambassador
Ali is a Senior Researcher at the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), an independent think-tank that seeks effective solutions to poverty and social breakdown in Britain. She is currently leading on the CSJ’s Youth Justice Review, and also works on gangs and children in care policy. Prior to joining the CSJ, Ali read Politics at the University of Nottingham before joining Gerald Howarth MP’s office as a Research Assistant. As well as being an ambassador for MAC-UK, Ali has spent time volunteering for a number of charities including, most recently, Chance UK, which provides mentors to children with behavioural difficulties.