Liz Barnes CBE
Liz Barnes CBE
Vice-chancellor and chief executive
Staffordshire University

Professor Barnes joined Staffordshire in April 2016, having previously been deputy vice-chancellor at Sheffield Hallam University and the University of Derby after a long career at Teesside University. Committed to education and young people, she is a member of four multi-academy trusts in the region. Having recently been appointed co-chair of the Opportunity Area Partnership Board in Stoke-on-Trent, she believes it is important that education and employers are seen to be working jointly in endeavours to improve the life chances of young people.

My Sessions
VC Question Time
Panel discussion Salisbury - basement 2 'QT'