Strategic Adviser to West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner & Strategic Board Member, West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner’s Office
Policy Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy
Tom is a lawyer and is the Strategic Adviser to the West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner, as well as sitting on his Strategic Board. He leads on a range of policy areas, including the ethics oversight of policing AI such as predictive policing and facial recognition programmes.
Tom also sits on a range of boards including the National Union of Students and various public sector strategic boards with a particular focus on supporting vulnerable children.He is also undertaking a part-time PhD into the role of deliberative democracy and criminal justice.