Mrs Sue Hannan
Sue currently works as Assistant Principal at Furness College which includes Barrow 6th Form College. She has a range of experience including Safeguarding Lead and is currently our Safeguarding Link Trustee. Sue joined Barrow 6th Form in 1996 and has taught A level, GCSE, 14-19 Diplomas, Cambridge Technicals, EPQ, OCR Nationals and even General Studies. Over her career, Sue has had a variety of roles in Further Education and has experience in leadership, pastoral provision, safeguarding, Ofsted, admissions and teaching & learning. Due to her experience in the merger of the two colleges, she is also experienced in the management of change.
Sue joined the board in 2017, serving as Vice-Chair from 2019 and becoming Co-Chair of Trustees in July 2020.
Sue is from Barrow, educated locally and worked initially as a Registered Nurse for the NHS prior to working in Occupational Health. A career change led to education and her current Executive Leadership position at the college.