Her education experience includes teaching all ages, serving as a headteacher, school improvement partner and advisor, visiting fellow for Ambition Institute supporting the Early Career Framework programme with a focus on special educational needs.  Her career has been focused in Norfolk and East Anglia in various schools serving a range of communities. She has worked with inner city schools, rural communities affected by rural deprivation and under-resourcing, and schools in significant need in coastal deprivation zones.