MEET THE TEAM
Together Everyone Achieves More
& Founder of FORM180
Jeremy (also known as Jez) is the Founder of FORM180 has 15 years lived experience of mental health difficulties from which he has now miraculously recovered. He has also been in the youth work industry for at least 15 years. Jeremy was initially trained in IT Support, followed by various roles where his main duties have been working with children and young people. Along with a creative flair and leadership qualities, Jeremy has built a repertoire of skills that he has used to develop FORM180 - a wonderful mosaic of Jeremy's gifts, talents and ultimately the great achievement of turning his life around after suffering for years with Bipolar Disorder. Jeremy has created a fresh concept with an ambitious but achievable plan to build FORM180 into a thriving social enterprise and a force for good.
Our Executive Director, Desmond (favourably known as Dez) has at least 11 years’ experience in youth offending, guns/gangs mentoring, both detached and centre-based. He has had a successful career engaging with and providing motivational guidance to young people who are underachieving in their education. In addition to his broad mentoring network, Desmond has a passion to train the next generation of leaders. He is ever building confidence, self-esteem and self-awareness in young people; aiming them towards their future goals.
Our Executive Director, Peter has a passion for fashion, is a shining example of grit, determination and is a role model in urban communities. With a background in the retail and clothing industry, he remains constantly in tune with the latest youth fashion trends as well as having a range of practical, influential coaching skills in the sports arena, where he regularly supports young people in his free time.