I am a Co-opted Governor and Chair of Governors at William Reynolds Primary School and Nursery and feel honoured and excited to be working with such a hardworking team of staff and Governors.I am also a governor at Newport Infant School.I was elected as Chair of Governors for 2016/17. I am on the Personnel and Finance and the Head teacher’s Performance Management Committee.I am link Governor for Special Education Needs and Disability and Assessment. I have lived and worked in Telford all my life. I have a background in education and particularly in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in mainstream schools. I was a primary school teacher for 34 years and held a number of senior leadership positions including Acting Head Teacher of two local schools. I applied to be a Governor because I have enthusiasm and commitment to ensuring our children have an education fit for the 21st Century.