Simone is a Researcher at Demos, working in the Public Services and Welfare programme. Her policy interests include education, poverty, disability and criminal justice policy.
Before joining Demos, Simone worked in the policy team at Ambitious about Autism. She also gained experience at Oxfam, Women in Prison and the youth crime charity Only Connect. Simone has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford. While at Oxford, she was funded to do research for an educational charity based in New York.