Maria joined DCPTN in 2020 and is part of the Senior Leadership Team at South Devon College.  As an Assistant Principal, Maria has cross-college responsibility for Apprenticeships and Technical Education including T-Levels and HTQs.  Maria also leads in the sectors of Health and Social Care Professions & Nursing, Catering, Creative Industries and ITE.  

Working in FE for 20 years, Maria has experience in curriculum development and enhancement, meeting local and regional needs and developing leadership potential. Maria can support members to raise the skills and aspirations of the workforce whilst supporting colleagues to navigate the changes linked to FE curriculum reforms.