Caroline’s professional background is in education. After 13 years of teaching and leading in Leeds Primary schools, she went on to a number of school improvement roles which included the Head of Education Standards for Doncaster and Director of Education for Calderdale. She has now been a Leeds City Councillor for nine years representing Bramley in Leeds, where she has led a range of community facing initiatives, resulting in community asset transfer to maintain front line community facing services. Caroline brings experience in public service.