Dave Smith

External Affairs Manager (London)

National Housing Federation

As well as his role at NHF, Dave is also a Board Member of the London Community Land Trust, where he worked between 2008-2014 as the founding Executive Director, helping to set up the organisation and see it through to the point of starting construction on the St Clements Hospital site in Mile End.  Prior to working for ELCLT and its partner organisation CITIZENS:UK, Dave worked on Barack Obama’s primary and general election campaigns and for the British Council.

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