Name: Suzanne Tilling

Position: Operations Director

Suzanne has worked within the Adult Training Sector for 20 years, the last 12 at TheLightBulb, a private training provider based in Basildon, Essex. With a background in corporate IT and Management consultancy and training for blue chip companies, she is able to support the operational needs of her organisation. Suzanne oversees the funding and quality aspects of TheLightBulb and has been involved in regional initiatives for both. She has worked as part of a joint SFA/TheLightBulb team to support funded learners who have been disadvantaged by previous providers and has worked closely with Ofsted promoting TheLightBulbs journey from requires improvement to good.

Suzanne is also a Director of Changing Pathways, a domestic violence organisation based in Basildon and Thurrock.