Corporation Members

Phil Thompson (Chair of Corporation)
  • Started work as a craft apprentice and made it to the top
  • Passionate believer in the value of apprenticeships
  • Chartered Engineer with a Telecoms background
Vanessa Bunn
  • Vice-chairperson of Hatfield Gateway Club
  • Qualified social worker employed by Hertfordshire County Council in the North Herts Targeted Youth Support Team
  • Passionate about improving outcomes for young people
Ginny Kerridge
Fernanda Chiappinelli
  • Advanced Practitioner in Quality & Co-Ordinator in sport at Oaklands College
  • Plays netball for a local club competing in division 2 of national league 
Zoe Hancock (Principal)
Ralph Devereux (Clerk to the Corporation)

Liz Bennett
Pat Joyce
Jay Wheeler
Geoff Lambert
  • Businessman with a long term involvement in education at school, college and university level
  • Extensive experience in change management in major corporations and the university sector
  • Chairman of Bedfordshire and Luton Community foundation
Sue Grant
  • Secretary and Registrar at University of Hertfordshire
  • Previously Chair of the Academic Registrars Council
Graham Lane
  • Founder and major shareholder of Cheeky Munkey Limited based in St Albans
  • Governor of Redbourn Infants and Junior School
  • Board Member of Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership
Sam Fruen