Mary has worked in the skills and education sector for over 25 years, working for further education colleges, private training providers, government funding organisations and national brands. 

Her experience includes supporting the development and provision of apprenticeships, commercial training solutions and business support services across the South West.  Mary is passionate about skills development and apprenticeships and has supported businesses of all sizes with their workforce development strategies, including the support and management of Apprenticeship Levy systems. 

Mary’s current role involves working closely with the EDF Hinkley Point C (HPC) team, businesses in the HPC supply chain and the Heart of the South West LEP. 

Outside of work, Mary is part of a church ‘start up’ leadership team, still goes to the gym she has been part of for over 22 years, and enjoys live comedy and live music gigs ranging from ‘Kiss’ to ‘Take That’ (and locally Salt Flat Rats).