Sheila is responsible for managing the education team and education contracts at Resource Futures. These contracts, funded by local authorities, regional bodies and the private sector, include sustainable schools, waste and recycling, and energy and carbon management. A competent project manager with extensive experience in managing education projects, from short-term consultancy to long-term contracts, Sheila is a qualified secondary school teacher and throughout her career has specialised in providing high-level advice and support on environmental education, and developing innovative ways of learning and teaching.
Sheila has a strong track record in strategic planning, managing and delivering good quality projects, and disseminating best practice through networks, events and educational resources.
Prior to Resource Futures, Sheila was the Education Manager for five years for Envolve Partnerships for Sustainability where she developed and implemented the education strategy and managed both staff and volunteers. She delivered a range of environmental events, conferences, teacher training sessions and developed a teachers’ pack which was sold nationally. Sheila worked for seven years at Malham Tarn Field Centre, delivering environmental education activities to children of all ages and abilities. Qualifications