Theo Clay

Theo is NPC’s Policy Manager working across our policy and think tank work, including the State of the Sector programme and our work on place-based approaches. Theo is also NPC’s Criminal Justice Lead and he co-authored the three most recent papers in NPC’s Beyond Bars programme: Independent, Effective, Humane: The case for funding charities in the prison system, How are charities accessing people in prison to deliver vital services and How are charities influencing change in the prison system.

He also has a particular interest in involvement in the non-profit sector, and the transformative role that different voices can play. Theo co-authored NPC’s paper Make it Count: Why impact matters in user involvement.

Prior to working at NPC, Theo worked as Grants and Trusts Researcher for a charity in Bristol, and in Shanghai teaching with the British Council and as Programme Manager for a local charity

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Why I work for NPC

At NPC I am constantly learning: from the people around me, the organisations I work with and the topics I’m introduced to. I’m always inspired to draw from this to tackle the big issues I care about.

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