Cllr Harris has taken a role with the leading young ‘Right of Centre’ Think Tank, Parliament Street.
Richard will become Deputy Director of the Next Generation initiative. He joins up with his former Conservative Future colleague Patrick Sullivan who is Chairman and CEO of Parliament Street.
The role will see Richard mentoring the next generation of Conservative thinkers in terms of philosophy and research. He will also write research papers and blog posts around the next generation theme.
Cllr Harris said: “I was honoured to be asked to join Parliament Street. I have worked with Patrick Sullivan in the past on the CF national executive and I’m excited by the Next Generation initiative.”