Meet our Governors- Shanta Coles

Meet our Governors- Shanta Coles

What attracted you to this role?

I live locally and am keen to contribute to the successful strategy and management of the school, using my skills, knowledge and experience..

What is your current role?

I am Associate Director of Research & Innovation at Leeds Beckett University. My role is to increase our research and innovation income through partnership with the private, public and third sectors and the University.

What are you looking forward to the most?

Joining a great team of people on an exciting journey as the school transitions to its new home on Hyde Road; understanding how we as governors can be of most help along the way.

What is an interesting fact about yourself?

I have been a volunteer youth worker for 28 years. I am passionate about supporting young people to know their value and reach their potential in every area of life.