Dominic Herrington took over the role as Interim National Schools Commissioner on 3 September 2018
He has also been the Regional Schools Commissioner for South East South London region since 1 July 2014.
Before this appointment Dominic was Director of the Academies Group at the Department for Education. Earlier in his career he has:
- Led on a range of policies and programmes at the Department for Education including specialist schools, school improvement, 14 to 19 reform and education legislation;
- Been on secondment to a management consultancy;
- Worked at Warwick and Birmingham Universities.