Movers and Shakers: Edition 243

Movers and Shakers: Edition 243

Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving

Wes Johnson, Chair, The Lancashire Colleges (TLC)

Start date: March 2018
Previous job: Principal, Lancaster & Morecambe College (ongoing)
Interesting fact: Wes is a passionate Nottingham Forest fan and regularly makes the 300-mile round trip to support his team.


Paul Simpson, Executive director for human resources and development, The Sheffield College

Start date: May 2018
Previous job: Senior HR manager, Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service
Interesting fact: Paul is a keen windsurfer and can’t wait to get back on the water this year to master the heli-tack technique.


Fred Carter, Principal, Lewes & Eastbourne Sixth-Form College

Start date: April 2018
Previous job: Vice-principal, North East Surrey College of Technology (NESCOT)
Interesting fact: Fred is a keen snooker player. His other loves include watching Leeds United, travelling, politics, and cricket.


Clive Cooke, CEO, East Sussex College Group

Start date: March 2018
Previous job: Principal, Sussex Coast College Hastings
Interesting fact: Clive used to deliver keep-fit training and aerobics sessions on a radio station in Birmingham.


Biram Desai, Chief finance officer, East Sussex College Group

Start date: March 2018
Previous job: Vice-principal, Sussex Coast College Hastings
Interesting fact: Biram qualified as a skydiver in Florida in 2004, despite his main parachute not opening during his first ever experience of the sport. He now gets his adrenaline fixes closer to the ground.

 

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