David Johnston

Biography

David Johnston is Chief Executive of the Social Mobility Foundation, a charity which runs a range of programmes that incorporate mentoring, internships, university application support and skills development to help young people from low-income backgrounds enter universities and professions.

Previous roles in government

  1. Commissioner - Social Mobility Commission

    • 2016 to 2017
  2. Commissioner - Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission

    • 2012 to 2016