Shayne is an Associate Governor at Excelsior Academy. He has held senior leadership positions in a range of school settings. He has experience in raising standards in teaching and learning, and whole school achievement. He previously worked as Deputy Principal in Leicester, before relocating to the North East to add capacity to the leadership team at another all-through academy. He is obsessive about seeing educational inequality eradicated and serving in schools where disadvantage must be overcome for students to achieve their full potential.