Current and Recent Positions


Director of Information Services

SSAT the schools teachers and students network

Jun 2012 – Present London

Responsibilities include:

  • Application development
  • Technology support
  • Brand and Marketing
  • Finance management

Board member

Islington and Shoreditch Housing Association

Sep 2011 – Nov 2019 London
As a non-executive Member of the association I served on the Board, setting the strategic direction of the Association, approving budgets and treasury provision, monitoring performance and ensuring adherence to standards.

Recent Posts

Note-Making, the starting point

A baseline of my historic note-making practices

Note-Making Goals

Why do I make notes? What do I want to change? What are my goals for this process?

Tagging Choice as Expression of Distance

Does our choice of the words we use to tag concepts reflect our inner context?

Taking Stock

A silent blog doesn’t mean nothing is happening!

Notes on 'Eghbal: Working in Public'

Nadia Eghbal’s revoew of how open source really works in 2020


Note-Making Practice

Documenting changes to my tools and practice

Publish with Antora

Docs-as-code websites with Antora

EA Addons

Some extensions for Sparx Enterprise Architect

From WordPress to Hugo

The why and the how


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