Myles became Director of the School Food Plan following its publication in July 2013. This agreed Plan has the support of the Secretary of State for Education and the many diverse organisations who are going to support headteachers to improve food in their schools. His role is to lead the implementation of the sixteen agreed actions in the Plan, each of which has an identified responsible individual or organisation.
His previous role was as Chief Executive of Garden Organic, a leading UK educational horticultural charity. In that role, Myles developed food education programmes for schools and the wider community. He was a Board member for the Food for Life Partnership, Chair of Capital Growth (a London Mayor initiative to deliver 2,012 new community food growing spaces in London) and chaired Defra’s Food Growing in Schools Taskforce in 2011. He is a member of the London Food Board.
Find out more about his school: http://www.schoolfoodplan.com