John Thompson has been Chair of the Stuart Low Trust since January 2018.

He has been the Chief Executive of St Martin of Tours since 2014. St Martins provides accommodation and support for people leaving secure psychiatric hospitals and prisons.

John was the Chair Brent Wandsworth and Westminster Mind from 2008 to 20018. John has a MA in Philosophy from University College Dublin and an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics. He is currently training as a Psychoanalytical Psychotherapist. John is from Ireland, has two daughters and lives in Islington.

For Volunteer’s week 2019 John reflected on the contributions made by volunteers at the Stuart Low Trust. Read his blog here