Dianne has worked in both the private and public sector and brings a wide range of skills to The Joseph Rowntree School Governing Body. She was appointed as a Co-Opted governor in 2015, and became Chair of the Teaching and Learning Committee in 2016. Prior to her recent appointment as Chair of Governors (2018) she was Co-Vice Chair of Governors (2017-18).

In the private sector Dianne worked both nationally and internationally, and brought her experience of working in industry to bear on her public sector education roles of Curriculum Manager (Further Education), and Quality Assurance Manager and Dissertation Supervisor (Higher Education). Dianne has been a school governor since 2006 – firstly as a parent governor and member of the Teaching and Learning Committee of a large Academy (2006-10), and a Director Member of a Board of Trustees and Chair of Teaching and Learning Committee of a University Technical College (2013-16). She strongly believes in the values that The Joseph Rowntree School embodies, and the positive contribution volunteer governors make in challenging and supporting the school to achieve the very best for all students.

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