Bob is a qualified UK teacher, marine biologist and former senior civil servant who is a specialist in Project Management, Community Development, Education and Environmental Management. He has significant experience of working with NGOs, Charities, agencies, local and national governments and bridging the gap between government and communities. He has considerable experience of designing and delivering volunteer programmes for groups and in managing environmental, community and Citizen Science projects. He has has supported the set up of numerous social enterprises and delivered and facilitated hundred of community based programmes. In former lives Bob worked in both mountain rescue and as a qualified bus driver.