Craig Williams

Craig is currently Governance Adviser and Clerk to the Corporation at two FE Colleges (one in Leeds and one in Greater Manchester) having had had a variety of senior operational and strategic roles across the education and training sector.  Craig has previously been on the Board of Leeds City College, Chaired Careers Yorkshire and Humber, was Vice Chair of Voluntary Action Leeds, sat on the Children's Board in Bradford and has held a range of other voluntary representative roles across education and training settings.

As an advocate of lifelong long learning, built on the solid foundation that good education provision can delivery, Craig is passionate about supporting all young people to have the fundamental skills, attitude, passion and resilience to pursue their aspirations.  Craig left school at 16 to take up an Apprenticeship with Shell UK Ltd where he secured a HTC in Plant Engineering via the vocational route and went on to secure a BA (Hons) through an FE College.