Simon Hurst is a local Sandymoor resident having moved to the village 20 years ago. He has two children, one of which still attends Sandymoor School with his daughter joining the School on Day 1 as one of the original 19 pupils. Simon has been a supporter of the School from its inception and as a Governor chairs the Finance Sub Committee and is Vice Chair of the Personnel Sub Committee.
Simon plays an active role in the local community and is Vice Chair of Sandymoor Parish Council. In his professional life Simon Hurst BSc FRSC is a Principal Scientist/Team Leader at Nippon Sheet Glass. Simon’s experience provides an external ‘industrial’ perspective. This includes ISO9001 (Quality Management Systems) ISO 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety), ISO14001 (Environmental Management) auditing; performance management; financial management; project and portfolio Management; and resource management. Simon is also an Industrial Board Member of an Engineering Doctorate Training Centre at University College London.