She previously transformed two failing schools with each school - one in Luton, one in Norwich - rated "outstanding" by Ofsted within three years. Her first Academy was named England's most improved school in 2007-2010. Her second achieved 37% improvement in GCSE 5A*-Cs including English and Maths in three years.
She was made a Dame in 2014 for services to education.
She is a frequent speaker at education seminars and conferences and is in demand as a commentator by the media.
Find out more:
@Inspirationeast and www.inspirationtrust.org