Team member Phil having a conversation on the a community event day.

Philip Booth

Lead Community Building Guide

As a Lead Community Building Guide Philip is responsible for helping people to imagine and build more welcoming and inclusive communities. Philip has a wide variety of experience of working with people; this includes as a district councillor, social worker, trainer, service manager, lead on inclusion for the Learning Disability Partnership Board and a volunteer Director helping establish an organisation run by adults with a learning disability. Philip also has experience of chronic illness and being unable to work for seven years, plus many years of fun initiating and supporting many community projects such as Stroud Community TV, video-making, allotments and Transition Stroud.

Find out more about the Community Building team and what they do by visiting our Growing Communities pages