Steering Group

AccessHE’s Steering Group, reporting to the London Higher Board, oversees our work and helps to set our strategic direction. It is made up of representatives from our members and other key London partners.


  • Professor Nic Beech, Vice-Chancellor, Middlesex University London

AccessHE Member HEIs

  • Dr Sal Jarvis, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education), University of Westminster
  • Dr Zainab Khan, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Outcomes and Inclusion), London Metropolitan University
  • Professor Stephanie Marshall, Vice-Principal (Education), Queen Mary, University of London
  • Andrew Tebbutt, Director of Outreach, Imperial College London

Schools and colleges

  • Trevor Cook, Assistant Director, Education Services, London Borough of Havering
  • Mary Vine-Morris, Area Director (London), Association of Colleges

Local government

  • Yolande Burgess, Strategic Director, Young People’s Education and Skills, London Council
  • Michelle Cuomo-Boorer, Assistant Director, Skills and Employment, GLA

London partners

  • Marie Green, Director, Education, People and Organisation, Vialto Partners
  • Michael Wood, Head, Health Economic Partnerships, NHS Confederation

London Higher

  • Dr Diana Beech, Chief Executive Officer, London Higher
  • Jolanta Edwards, Director of Strategy, London Higher


  • Dr Richard Boffey, Head, AccessHE, London Higher