John Hart

Head of Policy and Innovation, Sport Northern Ireland

John Hart is Head of Policy and Innovation at Sport Northern Ireland. As a Member if the Executive Team he is responsible for leading engagement, policy development and strategic communications. Previously John was Head of Communications & Customer Service at Antrim & Newtownabbey Borough Council, leading the crisis communications response throughout the onset of the COVID19 pandemic. He has a background in corporate communications for both local and international legal firms; an global medical diagnostics company; and a leading Belfast-based PR agency.