Naomi is an experienced community business leader having worked in the sector for 12 years. Ten years ago she set up Minehead EYE youth project, a skate park and youth centre which received a £3.2m Lottery grant, and for which she remains chair.

As well as being a director of Onion Collective, she is also heavily involved in Contains Art, an art gallery and studios on the harbourside. She has worked with Power to Change to develop the peer brokerage programme and have carried out many brokerage activities. She is an experienced mentor and often deals with more complex clients who have particular support needs.