David Brown

Steve Ballinger
Union of Jewish Students
Executive Director

​David is Executive Director of the Union of Jewish Students.

His previous roles include Campaigns Manager at JHub (an operating programme of Pears Foundation), Social Responsibility Manager and Leadership Training Coordinator at UJIA, and Youth Worker at Redbridge JCC.

David is a graduate of Nottingham Trent University, where he gained a BA (Hons) in Youth Studies. David is a member of the ROI Community, an occasional volunteer with Keshet UK, and a trustee of the Jewish Youth Fund.


Five things the university funding review must do

19 February 2018
Today, the Prime Minister launched the government's review of post-18 education and funding in England. UUK's Deputy Director of Policy Julie Tam sets out five things the review must do.

Understanding student suicide

16 February 2018
John de Pury, UUK's policy lead on mental health, discusses the issue of student suicide, including suicide prevention and response.