Joe is 22, and therefore has only recently left school and college education. He is now coming to the end of his undergraduate law degree from the University of Sussex. He is now likely to pursue a career in the legal profession. Joe was elected a local councillor for Rottingdean Coastal Ward on Brighton and Hove City Council in May 2015, and has a keen interest to ensure excellent local education for local children. As a strong believer in equality of opportunity, Joe wants to ensure that all pupils, no matter of their background, reach their full potential and aspirations.