Meet The Governors - Oldham College

Jonathan Edwards Chair of the Corporation

Jonathan is a solicitor and head of the corporate banking and finance ... Read more

Anne Gornall Vice Chair

Anne is Executive Director of the Greater Manchester Learning Provider ... Read more

Janet Frost Clerk to the Corporation

Janet has worked in local government for 30 years initially focussing ... Read more

Shaid Mushtaq Governor

Dr Shaid Mushtaq is a well-respected local businessman and a very acti ... Read more

Bob Harrison Governor

Bob has had extensive experience in schools and colleges as a Teacher, ... Read more

Riaz Ahmad, OBE Governor

Former Mayor of Oldham, Riaz Ahmad was re-elected as an Oldham council ... Read more

Lorna Unwin External Member

Lorna has joined the Corporation as Associate Member. Lorna’s resear ... Read more

Mike Jackson-Leafield Staff Governor

Mike has been a tutor in the FE sector since 2015, working with young ... Read more

Anthony J France Governor

Anthony worked as a Project Manager on several large petrochemical and ... Read more

Alun Francis Governor

Alun is the Principal and Chief Executive of Oldham College appointed ... Read more

Alexandra Gardiner Governor

Alex has worked at New Economy, Greater Manchester’s strategy, polic ... Read more

Abdul Jabbar Governor

Abdul Jabbar is a former student of Oldham College and has been a Coun ... Read more

John Lancaster Governor

Professor John Lancaster's career in higher education has spanned some ... Read more

Nigel Newton Governor

Nigel Newton is a former student of Oldham College ( 1982 to 1987 ) wh ... Read more

Kashif Ashraf Governor

Kashif is a local businessman and Oldham resident. Kashif is keen to s ... Read more

Laura Smart Governor

Laura is a chartered accountant and chartered tax adviser and is a dir ... Read more

Sohail Siddique Student Governor

Sohail is studying Level 2 Law ... Read more

Megan Brown Student Governor

Megan is studying Level 3 Media ... Read more

Graham Fleming Governor

Graham joined the Corporation as Associate Member in 2016. Graham has ... Read more

Richard Guy Governor

In his early career Richard Guy worked in the Jobcentre network then a ... Read more

Des Herlihy Governor

Des Herlihy is a Consultant Headteacher and former Headteacher of Royt ... Read more