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Adults (inc. ESOL) Reference Group

Group Chair:

Ann Marie Spry, Group Vice Principal, Curriculum & Adults, Leeds City College


  • Alison Marshall, Head of Learning Adults, Dudley College of Technology
  • Amanda Parker, Head of Student Services, The City of Liverpool College
  • Angela McLean, Vice Principal Curriculum & Quality, Hertford Regional College
  • Ben Sheridan, Assistant Principal – Curriculum, Isle of Wight College
  • Claire Barton, Dean of Higher Education, Cheshire College South & West
  • Corina Lordache, Project Lead Online and Employer Lead Adult Learning, The Sheffield College
  • Corrin Hoyes, Vice Principal - Quality Improvement, Cambridge Regional College
  • Diana Martin, Vice Principal , Dudley College of Technology
  • Jackie Lanagan, Assistant Principal Curriculum and Partnerships, East Durham College
  • Jasbir Sondhi, Vice Principal Westminster Kingsway College , Westminster Kingsway College
  • Jon Cole, Chief Planning and Data Officer, Morley College London
  • Kate Martin, Deputy Principal, Curriculum and Skills, Derby College (DCG)
  • Kirk Hookham, Deputy CEO, South Staffordshire College
  • Kully Sandhu, Vice Principal - Adult, HE and Community Learning, Leicester College
  • Laraine Moody, Group Principal, West Suffolk College
  • Laura Black, Vice Principal, Askham Bryan College
  • Liam Evans, Vice Principal - Corporate & Community, South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS)
  • Linda Radford, Programme Area Manager for English, Maths and ESOL, Boston College
  • Mumtaz Van-der-Vord, HRUC - Harrow, Richmond & Uxbridge Colleges, Assistant Principal,
  • Nick Hayward, Vice Principal (Group lead for adult provision), The Bedford College Group
  • Nicola Welland, Deputy Principal, Tameside College
  • Phil O'Hara, Vice Principal - Skills and Adult Curriculum, Northampton College
  • Robin Hindley, Vice Principal, Capital City College Group (CONEL)
  • Sarah Kopera, Head of SGS Life, South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS)
  • Seb Schmoller, Vice Chair of the Board, Northern College for Residential Adult Education
  • Sian Deasy, Head of Higher Education and Adult Learning, Yeovil College
  • Tracey Wood, Group Assistant Principal Adult Skills and Employer Engagement, Trafford College Group
  • Vickie Nardoni, Assistant Principal, Nottingham College (The)

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

  • Wednesday 11 October: 14:00pm - 15:30pm
  • Tuesday 5 March 2024: 10:00am - 11:30am
  • Thursday 6 June 2024: 13:30am - 15:00pm

Previous meetings: