Huw Sherrard

  • Scotland (UK)

Member Profile

Huw is an 18-year-old student from Clackmannanshire, Scotland, studying Politics at the University of Warwick. He has previously been involved in youth participation and advocacy at a local, regional, and national level, and currently represents young people within the UK as the UK’s Youth Delegate to the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, and as a UK Young Ambassador to the EU Youth Dialogue.

His main passion is improving the involvement of young people in decision-making at a local level and serves as Chair of ALYVE UK - a charity advocating for and supporting local youth forums across Scotland and the UK - to improve this within his own country.

In his free time, Huw enjoys volunteering in his community and is currently a Trustee of two additional charities within Clackmannanshire. One that runs youth clubs and activities for young people, and another that manages a historically and ecologically important area within the county.