Sally is the current Chief Executive of Activate Learning.
Sally has held senior posts in secondary schools in Wales and London, before moving into a management post at Hackney College. In 1988, she joined the senior management team at Milton Keynes College, and became Principal and Chief Executive in 1996.
In October 2003, she became the first Principal of Oxford and Cherwell Valley College (now re-named Activate Learning). This college was formed from the merger of Oxford College of Further Education, North Oxfordshire College and Rycotewood College.
Sally is a member of the City and Guilds Learning and Assessment Policy Committee. She is a Board Member of AiME and AoC, and chairs the Women’s Leadership Network.
She is a member of the Oxfordshire Management Club, All Souls Group and is a leading thinker for the National Education Trust.
Sally sits on the Oxford and Cherwell Strategic Partnerships and the 14-to-19 Strategic Partnership, Oxfordshire Children’s and Young People Trust.