Fiona specialises in leadership development and business management in education and the public sector. As a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Fiona has developed degree programmes, accredited qualifications, bespoke training and CPD courses to education and public sector professionals since 2010. As an academic lecturer, Fiona currently supports executive management programmes, postgraduate education degrees and MBAs across three HEIs in the UK (MMU, University of Manchester, and Nottingham Trent University Business School). Fiona also undertakes independent research and consultancy work – most recently with The Institute of Leadership and Management and with The Institute of School Business Leadership (ISBL, formally NASBM). Prior to her work as an academic and as a consultant, Fiona spent almost a decade working in charities and UK state schools as a school business manager leading a range of services, projects and departments at senior leadership level.