Dame Reena Keeble


Dame Reena Keeble PhD was head of the outstanding and nationally regarded Cannon Lane First School’ Pinner, London until recently. She has been a DfE advisor and has assisited the government with the national curriculum for primary schools. She recently produced the Keeble Review on Teaching and Learning for the Teaching Schools Council.

Kinga Pusztai

Having graduated from Leeds University with a degree in German and French language and Literature, Kinga has worked in education for almost 30 years. She is a National Leader of Education and is exceptionally proud to be Head Teacher at Newcomen Primary School in Redcar graded Outstanding in 2016. Kinga is a member of the DfE Primary Headteacher Reference Group; she chairs the Redcar and Cleveland Strategic Education Board and sits on the Redcar and Cleveland Children and Young People’s Partnership Board and on the Tees Valley Combined Authority Education Improvement Board.
Kinga is passionate about education and driven by an inner desire to make a positive difference to young people and their families. She works closely with partnership agencies to safeguard children and was vice-Chair on the Redcar and Cleveland Safeguarding Children’s Board; she currently chairs the Safeguarding in Education Network for the Local Authority.
Kinga believes unequivocally that success is borne out of hard work and determination – a work ethic instilled in her by her father as she was growing up. She is proud of her Hungarian heritage; Kinga has lived and taught in several countries and is proud to call Teesside her home.