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


Lesley Shepperson, Trustee, VTCT

Start date: June 2021

Concurrent job: Managing director, Shepperson and Shepperson Consultants Ltd

Interesting fact: She has been wild camping on a bike in South Island, New Zealand.


Katy Quinn, Trustee, VTCT

Start date: June 2021

Concurrent job: Principal, Strode College

Interesting fact: One of her first jobs was working as an overseas rep in Tenerife, which she says gave her “excellent transferable skills”


Palvinder Singh, Principal, Kirklees College

Start date: June 2021

Previous job: Group deputy principal, NCG 

Interesting fact: He “had the honour” to take part in the celebrations in India for Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the 550th birthday of the founder of Sikhism


Andrew Mondon, Trustee, VTCT 

Start date: June 2021

Concurrent job: Chief finance officer, Change Grow Live

Interesting fact: He has climbed most of the peaks in Britain, and his next challenge will be Ben Nevis, “although this may be one climb too many!”