Dr Caroline Tompkins

Caroline is married to Phil, and both her children previously attended Archbishop Runcie First School. For 2017/18 Caroline is co-Vice-Chair of the Full Governing Body for a 2nd year and also sits on the Teaching, Learning and Assessment Committee, acting as secretary to that group.

Caroline was chair of the school PTFA from 2013-2016, and now sits on the Parent Council at Gosforth Central Middle School. Previously she was trustee and chair of the steering committee at North Jesmond pre-school. Caroline also sits on the Outreach and Communications group for All Saints Church, Gosforth, and as a member of the North Highbury Allotment Association committee. She has a much neglected allotment that still manages to produce food!

In her professional life Caroline advises staff in UK universities on matters surrounding managing research data for Jisc, a charity which provides digital solutions for UK education and research.