Dr Lesley-Anne Pearson
How long have you been part of the Governing Body at Newsome High School and Sports College?
Since 2012 as a Co-opted Governor but was elected as Chair of Governors in November 2016.
Where do you work?
I am a self-employed Educational Consultant working in Teacher Training. I trained as a secondary school music teacher and worked in 5 schools over a 10 year period before moving to the University of Huddersfield for where I worked in in Teacher Education for 18 years. I have also been an OFSTED inspector.
What interests / hobbies do you have?
I love travel, music and hiking . I play the clarinet in Halifax Symphony Orchestra and the Huddersfield Wind Band and saxophone in various local groups. Since becoming self-employed I have travelled extensively around the world and travelling in my Motor Home, Molly!