Lesley Davies OBE, CEO and Principal of Trafford College, has today (Thursday, February 22) been appointed as a member of the Board of Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) by The Secretary of State for Education.
Lesley said: “I am delighted to have been appointed to this role and look forward to contributing to the work of the Ofqual board.”
Lesley’s career in education spans more than 25 years, working first as a teacher and manager in general further education, before moving into inspection and policy development.
Before becoming Principal and Chief Executive of Trafford College in 2016, Lesley was Senior Vice President at Pearson UK. Prior to joining Pearson, Lesley worked for the Association of Colleges where she was Deputy Chief Executive. She is also currently the Chair of the UK Skills Partnership and Chair of the Trafford Youth Trust.