John is Research and Policy Director at the Passivhaus Trust, working on the organisation’s key development strategy & programmes.
John is a certified Passivhaus consultant, SAP Assessor, BREEAM Assessor, systems engineer and experienced project manager. As the Managing Director of Enhabit, he has led several Passivhaus projects and is currently in the process of building his own Passivhaus home.
In addition to his professional experience, John is an active proponent of neighbourhood planning and self-building. From 2012 to 2016 John led the Petersfield Neighbourhood Plan project team, liaising with the full suite of stakeholders in producing one of the most detailed and comprehensive neighbourhood plans in the country. One of the plan’s policies was to allocate land for self and custom-build homes and John is now involved in delivering these homes as a Town Councillor and Chairman of the Petersfield Community Land Trust.