Anne has over 30 years of education experience as a teacher, Principal, Local Authority officer and senior civil servant. Her career spans education and industry. Anne is Director of her own company, ACE limited, an educational solutions company supporting MATs, free schools, universities and school boards; she is also a part-time DfE Education Adviser and adviser to the London leadership strategy. Before taking up her role with Academy Ambassadors and New Schools Network, Anne was Deputy Director to the RSC (Lancashire and West Yorkshire) developing the education landscape of the region, challenging underperformance, assessing free school capacity and working with academies and trusts on governance and growth strategies. From 2013-2016, Anne was the Principal for the UTC in MediaCityUK, taking it from vision to oversubscribed reality.
NSN works with a range of external specialists who provide education, governance and financial advice to groups on our Development Programme including the following: