Simon Grant is a contributor to the P2P Foundation. He has lived since 2013 at Lancaster Cohousing, involved with the consensus processes of community governance. Initially a teacher and tutor, a PhD in Cognitive Science / AI / HCI led to lecturing in systems and HCI, and e-commerce training. For many years he has been involved with technical standardization of educational technology, co-founding Cetis LLP, a co-operative consultancy, run by consensus. Simon is a Quaker, sings in very small choirs and a cappella vocal ensembles, and enjoys paragliding.