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


Louise Doswell, Principal, Preston’s College

Start date: June 2021

Previous job: Deputy chief executive and deputy principal, York College

Interesting fact: She enjoys walking, playing golf and gardening.


Jane Hickie, Chief executive, Association of Employment and Learning Providers

Start date: January 2021

Previous job: Managing director, Association of Employment and Learning Providers

Interesting fact: She studied for a short time at the British Academy of Interior Design and says her husband believes she cannot enter a house without wanting to redesign the whole place.


Stephen Pugh, Chair, Suffolk New College

Start date: January 2021

Previous job: Finance director, Adnams

Interesting fact: He sings in two choirs (when restrictions permit) and also likes writing limericks.