How long have you been part of the Governing Body at Newsome High School and Sports College?
I was co-opted as a Governor in December 2016.
Where do you work?
I am the Chief Officer of a regeneration programme in the Deighton area of Huddersfield and the Group Chief Executive of a social enterprise which has five trading subsidiaries all providing valuable local services, facilities and jobs for local residents. I have worked in the community/ voluntary sector, local government and the private sector.
What interests/ hobbies do you have?
I am the Chair of the Trustees and a governor at another local high school, and a governor at a local primary school. I am also passionate about social justice and have a keen interest in politics. Married with two children and a grandson, I particularly enjoy holidays abroad with my family.