Mark Currie - Chairman
Mark was instrumental in establishing GMLPN and has been the driving force in building up the Network to the very strong position it now finds itself in. As well as chairing the Board, Mark is CEO of Mantra Learning – one of the largest Logistics and Driving training agencies in the North West – and also sits on many local and regional Boards and committees in the training sector.
Anne Gornall - Executive Director GMLPN
Anne joined the Board in May 2014 having been appointed as co-Executive Director. Formerly of the Skills Funding Agency, Anne brings many years of experience and an extensive list of contacts. Anne is primarily responsible for the strategic direction of the Network.
Andy Fawcett - Executive Director GMLPN
Andy joined the Board in May 2014 having been appointed as co-Executive Director. Formerly of the Skills Funding Agency, Andy brings many years experience and an extensive list of contacts. Andy contributes significantly to the Network strategy but is primarily responsible for the Financial Management and funding of the Network.
Jonathan Bourne - Company Secretary
Jonathan was appointed Company Secretary to GMLPN in November 2012 and brings a wealth of experience to the role. He is CEO of Damar Training – one of the region’s major training organisations in the Business/Professional Services sector.
Debra Woodruff - Finance Director
Debra has been a Board member since March 2007 and provides significant advice and guidance in many areas including financial compliance. Debra is Deputy Vice Principal for learning at Oldham College and has been on many Advisory Boards.
Nikki Bardsley - Board Member
Nikki was appointed to the board in November 2017. Nikki is Head of Apprenticeship Operations at Seetec.
In addition to the Main Board, GMLPN has an Advisory Board, established to provide strategic advice and guidance to the Executive Board.