Jon Alexander (Trustee)

Jon Alexander

Co-Founder, New Citizenship Project. Former Chair and current Trustee of the Food Ethics Council

Jon Alexander is Co-Founder and Director of the New Citizenship Project, a thinktank and innovation consultancy on a mission to catalyse a shift in the role of the individual in society from Consumer to Citizen.

Jon and his team work across a wide range of organisations and sectors, but food and farming have been core interests ever since he led the National Trust’s MyFarm project, which saw them hand over decision making on a real working farm to the public by online debate and vote in 2011.  He holds three Masters degrees, including one in ethical philosophy and is the former Chair of the Food Ethics Council.