Jackie is a National Leader of Governance and delivers external reviews and support for schools and academy trusts through the National Leaders for Governance programme, on behalf of the NGA.
Jackie also undertakes external reviews of governance for the CST consultancy team and the NGA, delivers governance training sessions, facilitates on Leading Governance development programmes for chairs, boards and clerks, and mentors for Online Appraisals.
Jackie has been involved in school governance since 2001 and currently chairs the board of a multi academy trust in Cornwall. Jackie works closely with Local Authorities, Diocese, and the Regional Delivery Directorate to support improvement where it is most needed. She has experience in maintained, church, single academies, MATs, special and alternative provision schools.
Jackie also has a background in instructor training and quality assurance. Over recent years she has worked with British Cycling, the New Zealand Dept of Transport and the Bikeability Trust supporting their new qualification and tutoring programmes. She has recently gained her level 4 qualification in education and training.