Chair: Roy Smith
Former Director and Owner of The MRS Consultancy
Roy has recently retired after 20 years as Director and owner of The MRS Consultancy. MRS developed and managed over 40 projects with disadvantaged communities and individuals in Britain and across Europe working with UK public skills and learning organisations and EC funded programmes such as the Lifelong Learning and Erasmus+. Project areas included language learning for migrants, combatting the bullying of young people, community reporting, upskilling the over 50s and also work with small businesses such as informal and workplace learning, facilitating entrepreneurship and developing digital skills. Prior to setting up MRS Roy worked in marketing and sales in the food, DIY and media sectors.