The Lady Chapel: the flags of the Knights of the Order of the Bath hanging down from the ceiling

Dialogue: Dignity and Imprisonment

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Join our speakers for a dialogue on Dignity and Imprisonment.

Speakers: Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick CBE, Professor of Leadership, Utah State University and a guest speaker from His Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service.

About the speakers

Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick CBE

Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick CBE is an Independent Peer in the House of Lords. He is Chairman of SOAS, University of London and Professor of Leadership at the Stephen L. Covey Institute at the Huntsman Business School, University of Utah, USA. He was previously Head of Public Affairs at the BBC and Global Head of Citizenship for KPMG. He was the founder and Chair of Crime Concern from 1988 to 2009, and later founded Catch22 where he remains Vice President. He is a passionate advocate for the SDG’s – the 17 Sustainable Development Goals the world must reach by 2030 to give dignity to all.

Guest speaker from the Prison and Probation Service

In conversation with Lord Hastings is a guest speaker who is a passionate advocate for the voice of lived experience in criminal justice reform. She has over 15 years’ experience leading prison and probation initiatives in the charity sector with particular expertise in prisoner rehabilitation and leadership. She is currently Senior Policy Advisor at His Majesty’s Prisons and Probation Service (HMPPS), where she shapes Prisoner Education policy with a focus on personal impact and growth.

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Institute's autumn programme

This event is part of Dignity and Public Service, Westminster Abbey Institute's 2023 autumn programme.