Steph Gray

Steph is Managing Director of sustainable business Helpful Technology and provides the Collective’s clients access to digital strategy and delivery. He specialises in writing strategies, managing projects, building websites and delivering training.

Prior to Helpful Technology, Steph ran the digital team of a UK government department, covering corporate website management, digital engagement/social media and intranet. Since leaving government, Steph has also hosted a number of events aimed at digital practitioners, and is treasurer and a former organiser of UKGovCamp, which brings together over 200 people interested in the public sector’s use of digital.

He launched the Digital Engagement Guide, a free, live collection of ideas, examples and practical help to use digital and social media in the public sector. He blogs at and tweets as @lesteph.