A picture of Ruth Hayes, a trustee of St Luke's Community Centre

Ruth has lived in Islington for over 30 years, and has worked in the not for profit sector for most of her life. She worked at the local Law Centre for almost 20 years, and is now a Cllr for Clerkenwell ward and a part time carer, as well as working part time. She is interested in community development and activities which bring people together to build community connections, and those which address inequality and injustice.