Johnathan Russell


Head of Quilliam’s Policy and Communications

Jonathan joined Quilliam in 2012 and now looks after several of Quilliam’s programmes and its relations with policymakers.

This includes management of FATE (Families Against Terrorism and Extremism); the coordination of Extremely Together, a Kofi Annan Foundation project to promote youth leadership against violent extremism; the award-winning #NotAnotherBrother counter-narrative campaign; and consultancy and advisory for schools and other public/private sector partners.

Recently, Jonathan has written papers for Quilliam on the Role of Prevent in Countering Online Extremism; Counter-Extremism: A Decade on from 7/7; and Countering Islamist Extremist Narratives – A Strategic Briefing.

Johnathan Russell has written in: E-safety News, Guidance, Expert Opinion, News & blogs.