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

Dr Maxine Room CBE, Principal, Totton College

Start date: October 2017
Previous job: Director of
Interesting fact: She is the director of a social enterprise that runs organic sourdough bread-making courses.


Steve Burgin, Chair of governors, South Staffordshire College

Start date: November 2017
Previous job: Vice-president of GE Power in Europe
Interesting fact: He is deputy president and board member of the French Chamber of Commerce of Great Britain.


Alison Robinson, Principal and CEO, Myerscough College

Start date: April 2018
Previous job: Vice-principal and deputy chief executive at Myerscough College
Interesting fact: She will be the second woman to lead the college in its history, and has lived down the road from the main campus for over 20 years.


Matt Bagley, Head of farms, Askham Bryan College

Start date: September 2017
Previous job: Head of agriculture at Askham Bryan College’s Penrith campus
Interesting fact: He sits on a number of national committees including the National Sheep Association and the Sheep Vet Society.


Bruce Carnegie-Brown, President, the Chartered Management Institute

Start date: September 2017
Previous job: Chairman of Lloyd’s of London and group
Interesting fact: He is a trustee of Historic Royal Palaces and a deputy lieutenant of Greater London.


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