Gavin has a background in informal education. He has worked with young people in schools, youth work settings and through the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. He has a Postgraduate Certificate in Community Education and currently works at the City of Edinburgh Council in Community Learning and Development. Gavin has volunteered with the Green Team over a number of years and became chair in 2007. Gavin brings knowledge of youth, education and additional support needs policy to the board as well as experience in delivering services to challenging young people.