Simon Wakeman

Canterbury

Simon is a CIPR and CIM qualified senior communications and marketing professional with experience working across the full communications mix in the public and private sectors.

He is currently Head of Communications and Marketing at Medway Council and Head of Communications and Engagement at East Sussex County Council. He also occasionally writes a public sector communications blog.

Outside work he enjoys running, road cycling, mountain biking, caravanning and generally being outdoors. Simon is married with two young children, has an energetic miniature labradoodle and lives in Canterbury, Kent.