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Workforce Strategy Group

Group Chair:

Jerry White, Principal / CEO, City College Norwich

Group Vice Chair:



  • Alison Andreas, Principal and Chief Executive Officer, Colchester Institute
  • Andrew Green, CEO, Chichester College Group
  • Andrew Kaye, CEO, South Hampshire College Group
  • Carol Thomas, CEO and Principal, Coventry College
  • Darren Hankey, Principal, Hartlepool College of Further Education
  • David Akeroyd, Principal & CEO, Barnsley College
  • Denise Brown, Principal and CEO, South Essex College of Further and Higher Education
  • Gerry McDonald, Group Principal & CEO, New City College Group
  • Jackie Grubb, Principal and CEO, City College Plymouth
  • Jacqui Ford, Acting Principal & CEO, Weston College
  • Karen Hucker, Principal, Bexhill College
  • Mandie Stravino OBE, Chief Executive, Derby College (DCG)
  • Mark Malcomson CBE, Principal and Chief Executive Officer, City Lit
  • Mark Robertson, Principal & CEO, Cambridge Regional College
  • Nikki Davis, Principal and CEO, Leeds College of Building
  • Palvinder Singh, Principal and Chief Executive Officer, Kirklees College
  • Rachael Hennigan, Principal, Hugh Baird College
  • Sara-Jane Watkins, College Principal, South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS)
  • Simon Cook, Principal and CEO, MidKent College
  • Tim Whitaker, Principal & CEO, Askham Bryan College

Upcoming Meeting Dates

  • Wednesday 13 March 2024: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Wednesday 03 July 2024: 10:00am -12:00pm

Past meetings