Middlesbrouge College Governance

Heather Ashton

College Governor

Executive Director of Business Change and Improvement at Thirteen; Heather is responsible for Corporate Affairs (communications, influencing, impact, research, policy and insight), Business Change (projects and programme management, ideation, service improvement, data reporting and data integrity), IT, People (HR, OD, reward and recognition) Cyber and Data Compliance.

Heather has worked in the quasi-public sector for over 15 years in both housing and higher education and has many years of commercial experience in both the retail and manufacturing sectors. She is member of the CBI NE Council, she is deputy chair at NCFE where she also chairs the Audit, Risk and Investment committee.