As Programme Manager at the Design Council, Simran’s primary responsibility is supporting the effective delivery of the Design Council’s Social Innovation programmes.
Simran holds an MA in Social and Cultural Geography and is particularly interested in the relationship between visual culture, people and place. Simran draws on her previous experience working on programmes focussing on skills and employability, social integration, youth work and collaborating with communities in her work.
At her time at the Design Council, Simran has worked on projects with the Local Government Association and Sport England and currently provides support on the latest iteration of the Design Council’s research programme, Design Economy.
Simran has a keen interest in languages and linguistics and is a graduate of French and Spanish. She also loves travelling, hiking, reading and trying new recipes.