Meet the Team


Meet the team:

Steven BodySteve Body, Healthy Schools Consultant and My Health, My School Survey Operational Lead.

Emma NewtonEmma Newton, Health and Wellbeing Officer.

Emma has over 20 years’ experience of working with children and young people and has a degree in Youth and Community work. She has a Master’s degree in Public Health and specialises in the delivery of Sex and Relationship Education.


Lauren Foster, Behaviour Change Specialist.

Lauren has a decade of experience working in health and wellbeing, for both the private and the public sector, and is a qualified Nutritionist with a 1st class BSc and an MSc in Nutrition. She has been part of the Health & Wellbeing Service since May 2016 and supports the service with programme development, pupil voice and school liaison.

Steve Ruse

Steve Ruse, Sustainable School Consultant, Investors in Pupils National Programme Manager and strategic lead for My Health, My School Survey.

Steve has worked in the Health and Wellbeing service for over 12 years and heads up our pupil voice and student leadership strand. Steve graduated with a 2:1 BA (Hons) degree in Social Administration from Brighton Polytechnic more years ago than he cares to remember.