MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 312

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


Rebecca Conroy, Acting chief executive, East Sussex College Group

Start date: March 2020

Concurrent job: Principal, East Sussex College Eastbourne

Interesting fact: She is a trained harpist.


Mark Byerley, Director of career pathways in technology, Activate Learning

Start date: May 2020

Previous job: Head of faculty for technology, Abingdon and Witney College

Interesting fact: He previously served for 23 years in the British Army.


Donna-Marie Janson, Principal, Varndean College

Start date: September 2020

Previous job: Vice principal, Varndean College

Interesting fact: While she was teaching in Australia, she taught some of the cast of Neighbours and climbed the Sydney Harbour Bridge.