Chris has over 20 years experience working within children services. He was a founder of the nationally recognised outdoor play programme, the “Free Range Project” and has worked in complimentary fields such as Child Protection and Practice Development and Family Engagement. He’s passionate about the importance of children spending time outside and the benefits it offerers for health and wellbeing. His vision is to create a play space that challenges and enhances children’s natural curiosity for learning and use the natural environment as the teacher. Chris is married to Karen, who also works at FossoPLAY, and together they have two young children, Cora and Callan.