Tom Hunt is Chair of the Trustee Board. He lives in Upperthorpe and has been a trustee of Zest as a local resident since July 2014. He became Chair in 2018. Tom works as a researcher at the University of Sheffield where he is Deputy Director of the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute. He previously worked for a Member of Parliament.
As a resident of Upperthorpe Tom sees the hugely positive impact that Zest has in the local community. He works closely with the Chief Executive, Trustees and senior management to help shape strategic objectives for the charity and ensure there are strong governance arrangements in place.