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Karen Redhead OBE

Karen Redhead OBE

Principal & CEO, West London College

Karen Redhead OBE

Committees:    Corporation - Finance & General Purpose Committee - Curriculum and Quality Committee
Term of Office:    From 01/06/2018

Karen Redhead OBE has worked in the further education sector for more than 30 years and has spent the majority of this time in senior roles at CEO/Principal or Deputy Principal level. The colleges she has worked in are very diverse in size (£14m – £60m turnover) and specialisms (academic, vocational, 16-18, adults, HE, apprenticeships, traineeships, commercial, international). Karen has served on a number of regional and national boards including the North East LEP and the AoC Board. Karen currently chairs the AoC national policy group for apprenticeships.

Karen is a member of the West London Business board, where she represents all FE colleges in the sub-region. Karen is currently undertaking a PhD in educational policy reform and is an alumna of Oxford University Said Business School. Karen was awarded an OBE in 2019 for services to Further Education.

Karen Redhead OBE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM
COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
Gliddon Road
Barons Court
London W14 9BL

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020 7565 1200
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
The Green
Ealing
London W5 5EW

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020 7565 1200
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY
COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Beaconsfield Road
Southall
London UB1 1DP

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020 7565 1200
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