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Sally has worked in education for the last forty years and in senior leadership for thirty years. She was a headteacher of Deanery CE Primary School for thirteen years moving it to outstanding and sustaining this for its last two inspections. Since retiring as a head, Sally has worked as an Education Advisor, supporting and challenging primary school head teachers. She was an OFSTED Inspector for 6 years until 2016, and was a member of the West Midlands Headteacher’s Board for the DfE until 2017. Sally has recently become Chair of Governors at her local primary school and is a member of an Interim Academy Board that moved the school from special measures to good. She believes that all children have the right to a good education that nurtures and develops their skills and talents for the world today.