Roger Wilson is co-founder of Black Lives in Music, an initiative dedicated to addressing better representation throughout the music industry. His experience is on both sides of the stage as musician, educator, tour manager and administrator. As a conservatoire trained musician, Roger has worked extensively in the commercial, jazz and classical sector with a wide range of artists. As an instrumental teacher and lecturer, Roger has worked throughout the UK music education sector at all levels. In recent years his work has focused on the professional development of aspiring young musicians. He is and continues to be a champion of social justice and is a proud co-founder of the ground breaking organisation, Black Lives in Music.