Ken Fairbrother is the elected Student Union President and Student Governor at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) and is keen to shape the arts for the next generation. Ken is also a trustee of the HarrisonParrott Foundation, the charitable arm of the international music agency, HarrisonParrott. During his performance degree in violin at the RCS, Ken worked with national performing art organisations on stage and behind the scenes, and with music outreach programmes. Ken has been a member of the NYOS family having spent his youth participating in the classical orchestras as well as the NYOS Jazz Summer School. A recipient of diversity opportunities, Ken looks to use his knowledge, enthusiasm and commitment to improve opportunities that make the arts more inclusive to under-represented groups.