Richard Sorton, our new....

Richard Sorton

Partnerships Manager (Communities)

Richard leads JRHT’s place based approaches to solving poverty, through working alongside local people and partner organisations in York and Hartlepool.

Richard’s areas of expertise include community development, participation, community engagement, partnerships, co-production and design, facilitation, evaluation and impact measurement.

Prior to joining JRF, Richard was a director of the stakeholder engagement consultancy Icarus Collective, and worked previously for national childcare charities Barnardo’s, Action for Children and BBC Children in Need.