The Taskforce is made up of members from both Houses of Parliament. It is supported by a panel of experts from both professional and academic backgrounds.
Membership of the Taskforce is open to all members of both Houses.
It currently comprises the following members:
Rupa Huq (Labour)
David Simmonds (Conservative)
Jon Cruddas (Labour)
Gareth Bacon (Conservative)
Baroness Susan Kramer (Liberal Democrat)
The Taskforce is assisted by an expert Advisory Board comprising professionals from a multi-disciplinary background.
Its current members include:
Jonathan Manns (Rockwell, UCL)
Richard Blyth (Royal Town Planning Institute)
Nicholas Falk (URBED Trust)
Katie Perrior (InHouse Communications)
Will Tanner (Onward)
Tony Mulhall (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)
Peter Murray (New London Architecture)
Phineas Harper (Open City)
Laura Vaughan (UCL)
To ensure the academic rigour of the evidence and conclusions, the Taskforce and Advisory Board are supported by UCL’s Bartlett School of Planning.
Dr Lucy Natarajan
Dr Dimitrios Panayotopoulos-Tsiros
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