Who is How About?
Peter Blenard - Founder and Project Manager
Peter is an experienced and knowledgeable researcher with experience in community development, project evaluation and social impact.
He has been working in the third sector for the past 8 years in project management and co-ordination and for the past 4, his role has been to manage and co-ordinate the research provision of Big Lunch Extras, to help inform stakeholders on it's social impact as well as to provide a quality assurance mechanism to examine the strength and relevance of the programme's content.
In his spare time, as well as spending time his family, he enjoys filling his head with film trivia and playing piano
We work alongside...
Anna Barker - Freelance Researcher
Anna has been involved with community engagement for the past 10 years since she was involved in a community allotment and has since been involved in to the third sector. Through this she really harnessed the power of social media as means to break down barriers that prevent people from being part of a community.
Anna has been involved in a social enterprise for the past 4 years called Go Real based around the promotion of the use of real nappies and since last year, has been the director.
When Anna isn't busy with running a social enterprise or How About?, she is a gym instructor who likes walking in the woods, going to the theatre and spending time with her family.