MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 280

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


Fiona Stilwell, Managing Director, Activate Apprenticeships

Start date: April 2019

Previous job: Chief operating officer, Activate Apprenticeships

Interesting fact: She recently started to learn to horse ride with her daughter.


Jon Graham, Trustee, Education and Training Foundation board

Start date: March 2019

Current job: Chief Executive, JTL

Interesting fact: He is a qualified FA referee and an ECB cricket coach.


Ruth Spellman OBE, Trustee, Education and Training Foundation board

Start date: March 2019

Current job: Chief executive, Workers’ Educational Association

Interesting fact: She has always loved music and performed in amateur opera for 20 years.


Sean Mackney, Principal, Petroc College of Further & Higher Education

Start date: August 2019

Previous job: Pro vice-chancellor (research, enterprise and external relations) and pro vice-chancellor (education), Bucks New University.

Interesting fact: He is learning to kitesurf.