UWE Bristol will honor the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Education to John Prior in distinguishment of his commitment to youth venture.
The Honorary Degree will be given at the Awards Ceremony of the Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education on Wednesday 23 July 2014 at Bristol Cathedral.
John Prior is a Bristol representative and has held numerous senior positions in organizations over the South West including setting up the South Gloucestershire based organization Alexandra Workwear.
John is especially energetic about youthful endeavor in the locale. He has been included with the Prince’s Trust Business Program for a long time and is presently Chair of The Trust’s Council in the South West, notwithstanding being an originator part of the South West Leadership Group.
Notwithstanding all the work he accomplishes for The Prince’s Trust, John is additionally Chairman of the Bristol Drugs Project, a part of the board for the South West Housing Association and a Trustee of The Matthew of Bristol Trust. He is additionally still included in the family meat ranch at his home in Somerset.
He is hitched to Mary, likewise a Honorary Graduate of the University of the West of England, and they have two kids and four grandchildren.