Retired HR Executive for Marks and Spencer with 20 years responsibility for UK and European stores . Following relocation to the midlands, I became a Non Executive Director in the NHS taking Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust to Foundation Status .
I have been Chair of Governors for a local primary school of which I am still a Governor. I joined Fairfax Governing body in 2012 as parent governor whilst my children attended the school and joined the Trust Board in 2016.
I am passionate about education and ensuring all students are able to access a balanced and fulfilling curriculum at the same time preparing them for the next stage of their lives .