MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 300

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


Emma Kirk: Director of curriculum, North Lindsey College

Start date: November 2019

Previous job: Curriculum leader, childcare and education, health and social care and foundation learning, North Lindsey College

Interesting fact: She has worked at North Lindsey College for 24 years.


Danny Wild: Principal, Harrogate College

Start date: August 2019

Previous job: Curriculum area manager, Keighley College

Interesting fact: He sits on a number of professional boards and governing bodies, including the Harrogate District Public Services Leadership board.


Steve Kelly: Principal, Keighley College

Start date: September 2019

Previous job: Director of 14/19 and SEND, Leeds City College

Interesting fact: He sits on the education committee at the Crucible and Sheffield Theatres.


Matt Lambert: Chief executive, Federation for Industry Sector Skills & Standards

Start date: December 2019

Previous job: Director of government and public affairs, Cuadrilla

Interesting fact: Having invested in his local gym to turn the business around, he now holds the Club Record for a 15-minute plank.