Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
Length of time worked at New College Durham: Since 2003
Describe your academic experience:
I have an MBA from Durham University (with Distinction) and have taught in Higher Education for over 10 years.
Describe your experience working in industry/the workplace:
I worked for KPMG for over 20 years in both the UK and the USA as a professional adviser. I have extensive experience working in business having worked with the Probation Service, The Police Authority, Durham University, two local NHS Foundation Trusts and a local Housing Association since leaving KPMG.
Describe your role at New College Durham:
I am Curriculum Manager for the BA (Hons) Management degree, in addition to teaching on this course I teach AAT and Housing students.
Why did you decide to teach at New College Durham?
I enjoy the teaching, learning and assessment element of the teaching role.
What is the best part of your job?
What are your research areas/interests?
All aspects of business but more specifically finance and governance.
Tell us about any current/recent projects:
Recent projects involve working as a non-executive director in several local organisations.
What has been your best moment at New College Durham?
Celebrating student success.
What inspires you?
Student learning and achievement.
The dynamic and growing business and management industry is vast.