Our Board

Our Board brings enormous experience from teaching and training, leadership, colleges, independent training providers, local authorities. the third sector, and the commercial world.


Our Chair


Peter Latchford OBE<

Peter Latchford OBE

Peter Latchford OBE is the Chief Executive of Black Radley, a systems and strategy consultancy, after founding the business in 1999. Previously he had been on the senior team of an FTSE250 PLC and Chief Executive of a Chamber of Commerce/TEC/Business Link. Peter is a Fellow of the RSA, member of the Institute of Directors […]


Meet our board


Andrew McConnell OBE<

Andrew McConnell OBE

Director of Finance, University of Huddersfield
Dan Williams<

Dan Williams

Programme Leader and Lecturer on PGCE Post 14 Education and Training, University of Derby
Dr Nigel Leigh OBE<

Dr Nigel Leigh OBE

Principal and Chief Executive, Stephenson College
Florence Orban<

Florence Orban

Head of Strategy and Digital Transformation, St. John Ambulance
Jon Graham<

Jon Graham

Chief Executive, JTL
Mick Ord<

Mick Ord

Chief Executive Officer, Chemring Group Plc
Ruth Spellman OBE<

Ruth Spellman OBE

Chief Executive, WEA
Sally Dicketts CBE<

Sally Dicketts CBE

CEO, Activate Learning
Steve Freer<

Steve Freer

Chair of Audit
Zayn Azam<

Zayn Azam

Trainee IT Engineer, Qubic Group Plc