Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving.
Michelle Howard, Executive director, The Lancashire Colleges
Start date: May 2019
Previous job: Business development manager, Manchester Metropolitan University
Interesting fact: She once completed a tandem skydive for charity.
Sean Pearce, Chief operating officer, Ofqual
Start date: January 2019
Previous job: Director of finance, West Midlands Combined Authority
Interesting fact: He is currently preparing for a ‘Mad May’ of 100 mile bike rides and sprint triathlons.
Brad Rushton, Managing director, SCL Education & Training
Start date: March 2019
Previous job: Commercial director, SCL Education & Training
Interesting fact: He signed his first schoolboy contract with West Bromwich Albion at 14 years old, and continued to play for the team until age 16.
Andrew Cropley, Principal, West Nottinghamshire College
Start date: July 2019
Previous job: Principal, Craven College
Interesting fact: He is a trained meteorologist and oceanographer.