Charley is 11th on the London Assembly List, and is the first non-binary person to ever run for the GLA.. They are an NHS emergency services worker, and have previously worked as a carer, youth worker, and classroom assistant.
They got into politics in 2004/4 after becoming Chair of Greenwich Young People's Council, and joined the Liberal Democrats while studying a degree in Human Rights and Law. They are currently Vice Chair of LGBT+ Liberal Democrats and have also recently stood for Parliament in Eltham.
Their other other interests include disability issues (transport and inclusive green policy), health and human rights.