She is a member of the Foundation’s Programme Advisory Group, focussing on Local Economies
She has worked in a number of research, strategic and organising roles locally and nationally, such as with Economy, Ubele Initiative, Brighton & Hove Community Land Trust, & National Community Land Trust Network.
Whist at university, Sim founded a student housing cooperative in collaboration with Brighton & Hove Community Land Trust to buy the first cooperatively owned student house with Community Shares – in addition to studying Sustainable Development (MSc, 2019) and Neuroscience (BSc, 2018)
She was previously a board member for ACORN tenants’ union and has held advisory roles tied to the University of Sussex
While she spends a lot of time on the everyday running of her housing coop, she also enjoys cycling, playing basketball, propagating plants and watching TikTok videos.