Anne Danks was born and raised in Scotland, where she studied French and German at St. Andrews’ University. Having begun her career teaching in some challenging secondary schools, she now pursues a passion for social justice through her work with The Trussell Trust, particularly through helping communities set up and develop sustainable foodbank projects. She is also part way through an M.A. in Justice, providing her with an opportunity to rigorously examine and dismantle common assumptions about poverty and its causes.
Growth is good: mission or mania?
"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student