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Governance and Leadership

A photo of the Ipswich campus.

The Executive Team

The College’s management structure is headed by Viv Gillespie, Principal, who is responsible for all aspects of the College’s activities.

Viv Gillespie, Principal of Suffolk New College
Viv Gillespie
Principal
Alan Pease, Deputy Principal of Suffolk New College
Alan Pease
Deputy Principal
Mary Gleave, Vice Principal of Suffolk New College
Mary Gleave
Vice Principal

Academic Leadership

Sue Abbott, Director at Suffolk New College
Sue Abbott
Director of Apprenticeships & Business Development
Angela Coote
Director of Engineering, Construction & Building Technology
Marianne Flack, Director at Suffolk New College
Marianne Flack
Director of Quality, Teaching Development & Student Progress
Chris Gilbert, Director at Suffolk New College
Chris Gilbert
Director of English, Maths & ESOL
Lee Mandley, Director at Suffolk New College
Lee Mandley
Director of Services Industries & Science
Mike Mulvihill, Director at Suffolk New College
Mike Mulvihill
Director of Suffolk Centre for Culinary Arts
Trudi Rose Porter, Director At Suffolk New College
Trudi Rose-Porter
Director of Transition, Foundation & Inclusive Learning
Abi Thompson, Director at Suffolk New College
Abi Thompson
Director of Creative Arts, Enterprise and Digital Industries
Lynsey Wilson, Director At Suffolk New College
Lynsey Wilson
Director of Land Based, Animal & Equine