National Planning Summit

Peter Brierley

Lead Organiser for London Citizens
Citizens UK

Pete is the Lead Organiser for London Citizens and is part of the Growth and Development team overseeing work across the UK. Pete has been working in London for the last 20 years initially as a community development worker and for the last 8 years as a community organiser with Citizens UK. Through his organising he has helped pioneer Lewisham’s first community land trust. Pete was a part of the team that planned and executed the 2015 Mayoral election housing assembly on the Olympic Park which has 6000 people attend and got commitments from the Mayor of London around the Good Development Standard. Pete also leads on a strategic partnership with Trust for London looking at engaging citizens in housing policy and campaigns.

Pete has an undergraduate degree in theology and an MA in theology and politics and is chair of trustees for Oasis Community Partnerships.