Higher Education Partnerships and Inclusion Lead
Brian has extensive experience across statutory, further and higher education, from teaching and co-ordination through to operational and strategic management of direct services to students.
His core passion is in inclusion and widening participation, with a determination in ensuring that all are inspired and can aspire to realise their potential. With his in-depth knowledge of inclusion and relating services including Safeguarding, he continues to strive toward ensuring opportunities to achieve are maintained for all.
Brian is a former Chair of the National Association of Disability Practitioners (NADP, UK) from 2018 – 2021 and is the current Chair of the Learning Inclusively Network (LINK, Europe), serving as national and european leaders of research and practice on disability, inclusion and equality. He believes that equality is a right, not a fight, and that race is not a competition!
Brian also loves collaboration, his Mini, Drum and Bass, sci-fi and his family.