Bio: I was diagnosed with Alzheimer's and Vascular dementia aged 50. I am also living with emphysema and arthritis. I am married with 5 children and have 2 grandchildren. Salzburg Global Fellow. Honorary Lecturer for School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University. MSc in Dementia Studies. Patron RMTGB. Some of the things I’m involved with are ; Health Education England Dementia Workforce Advisory Group. Co-Founder and Member of the 3Nations Dementia Working Group, 3NDWG. Vice Chair European Working Group of People With Dementia, EWGPWD. Expert Group Wales Dementia Strategy. Alzheimer's Society/Cymru Ambassador. Dementia Friends Champion. National Dementia Action Alliance Affiliate member. DEEP group-Halcyon Quest Founder and Member. Join Dementia Research Champion. Dementia Alliance International Member and former Board Member. Dementia Adventure Special Interest Group. Dementia Research UK Champion. Co-production Network for Wales member. Steering Group for Young Dementia Network (youngdementiauk.org) BCUHB Dementia Strategy Ambassador BCUHB Dementia Clinical Group and SBRI Ambassador. Caniad Mental Health and SMS Advisory Group. Disability Rights Uk Member. Disability Wales/Cymru Member.