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Mental Health Policy Group

Membership

  • Catina Barrett, SEND, MH Innovation FE
  • Chris Nixon, Director of Student Services and Safeguarding, West London College
  • Claire Foster, Principal & CEO, Boston College
  • Claire Robson, Public Health Delivery Manager, Public Health England
  • Emma Portus, Department for Education (DfE)
  • Eva Crossan Jory, National Union of Students (NUS)
  • Georgie Ford, Lead Specialist Mental Health, Weston College
  • Gill Burbridge, Principal, Leyton Sixth Form College
  • Isabel Wood, Public Health England
  • Jennie Hamilton, Head of Student Experience, Exeter College
  • Jeremy Lloyd, Cambridge Regional College
  • Jess Leech, Barnsley College
  • Jonathan Isaacs, Sixth Form College Association
  • Julie Luckin, Access to HE Moderator, LASER
  • Kath Caffrey, Charlie Waller Memorial Trust
  • Kirstie Hickson, Policy officer South, AoC Sport
  • Laila Bentley, ALS Manager, Peterborough Regional College
  • Laura Koehli, Public Health England
  • Lauren Anning, Executive Director Corporate Services, Canterbury College
  • Liza-Jo Guyatt, Vice Principal, Derby College
  • Mandie Stravino, CEO, Derby College
  • Matthew Hopkinson, Children and Young People’s Mental Health, Department for Education (DfE)
  • Nicola McCleave, Wellbeing Manager, Reaseheath College
  • Penny Taylor, Newark College Lead – Education and Training, Newark College
  • Pete Latham, Department for Education (DfE)
  • Phaedra Tanghe, Plumpton College
  • Polly Harrow, Head of Student Support, Kirklees College
  • Richard Caulfield, Association of Colleges NW (AoC)
  • Steve Johnstone, Director of HE, North Lindsey College
  • Steve Jones, Special Advisor, Children & Young People’s Mental Health Clinical Policy & Strategy, NHS England
  • Stuart Rimmer, Principal & CEO, East Coast College
  • Suzanne Farrell, Public Health England
  • Suzanne Kendrick, Higher and Further Education Group, DfE
  • Tamarra Taylor, Grimsby Institute of Further & Higher Education
  • Val Stevens, FE Covid-19 Response Team- Vulnerable Young People and NEET, DfE

Meeting Dates

2021/22
  • 12 July 2022, Online:
  • 10 May 2022, Online:
  • 22 March 2022, Online
  • 9 February 2022, Online:
  • 15 December 2021, Online:
  • 12 October 2021, Online:
2020/21
  • 28 June 2021, Online
  • 19 March 2021, Online
  • 14 December 2020, Online
  • 6 October 2020, Online
2019/20
  • 10 June 2020
  • 23 January 2020
  • 15 October 2019
2018/19
  • 23 January 2019, AoC London, 11-2.30pm
  • 06 June 2018, AoC London, 11-2.30pm