Melissa Young runs her own Educational Consultancy supporting schools and local authorities. In her previous roles she worked for 10 years at Warrington Borough Council, most recently as Head of Service for Education and SEND. She has been a member of the Governing Body since February 2016 and is Vice-Chair of the Curriculum and Standards Committee. Melissa started her career as an Art Teacher and still enjoys many creative activities herself. She enjoys spending time at the family’s allotment growing fruit and veg. She also is an avid netball player, running Newton Panthers Netball Club.