Gus Alston grew up in Kentish Town, just 10 minutes walk from the farm and visited as a child. His family still live locally.
He has worked in the charity sector in Camden for most of his adults life, and has a great deal of experience around outdoor education, children & young people, and disabilities.
Gus says “Getting the opportunity to lead such an amazing organisation, which was part of mine and my friend’s childhoods, is a real honour and a massive responsibility. I look forward to working with the incredible team we have here, to ensure that the future of the farm is every bit as amazing & exciting as it’s fascinating past!”
Gus Alston’s appointment as Director & CEO of Kentish Town City Farm started on December 1st, 2016.