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Meet the Board

The Board currently consists of nine members, including the Chairperson and two deputies. The Cabinet Secretary for Education announced on 15 June 2017 that the Chair and Deputies had been appointed through the public appointments process. EWC then published an advert to recruit Board members, who were appointed on 31 July 2017, following a sifting process.

John Furlong Chairperson – Professor John Furlong
Emeritus Professor of Education, Oxford University Department of Education, and Emeritus Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford
Aine Lawlor photo Deputy – Dr Áine Lawlor
Former CEO, Teaching Council Ireland
Olwen McNamara photo Deputy – Professor Olwen McNamara
Professor of Teacher Education, University of Manchester
Catherine Evans photo Member – Catherine Evans
Assistant Director, Estyn
Tracy Jones photo Member – Tracy Jones
Headteacher, Merllyn Primary School, Flintshire
Sarah Lewis photo Member – Sarah Lewis
HM Inspector, Estyn
RichardParsons Member – Richard Parsons
Education Consultant
Anita Rees photo Member – Anita Rees
Former Acting Headteacher, Ysgol Gyfun Ystalyfera
Hazel Hagger Member -Hazel Hagger
Former Director of Professional Studies, Oxford University Department of Education


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