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Barking & Dagenham College Principal appointed to Construction Industry Training Board

Principal and CEO of Barking & Dagenham College, Yvonne Kelly

The Skills Minister Anne Milton MP has appointed Principal and CEO of Barking & Dagenham College, Yvonne Kelly as a trustee of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Yvonne has been Principal and CEO of Barking & Dagenham College since 2016, which offers technical and professional training from entry to level 7, preparing learners for work or for university.

Yvonne joined the college in 2015 as Chief Operating Officer, where she had overall responsibility for the college’s extensive curriculum offer, training 12,500 students annually.

Yvonne has a wealth of experience in the sector and will help represent the voice of training providers at the highest level in the organisation.

Anne milton100x100Apprenticeships and Skills Minister, Anne Milton said:

‘I am thrilled Yvonne Kelly is joining the Construction Industry Training Board. She will not only bring her wealth of experience and knowledge to the CITB, but will also help boost diversity in the construction industry.

‘The Construction Industry Training Board does some great work to help make sure more people gain the skills they need to go on to have successful careers and help create the skilled workforce we need to achieve our housing needs.

‘I wish her all the best and look forward to her building on the success of the Board.’

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