Karen Bramwell is founding CEO of Forward As One CE Multi Academy Trust and a member of the Lancashire and West Yorkshire Headteacher Board. During a long career in education, Karen has predominantly worked in Greater Manchester as a CEO, leadership director and headteacher. Karen’s key specialisms are system and school leadership, curriculum development and school self-evaluation. Karen is a member of a number of boards, partnerships and steering committees. She is a trained Ofsted inspector and a national leader in education (NLE).