Shirley Howitt

Shirley Howitt

Independent Trustee

Shirley was appointed as an independent trustee in January 2018 and is a freelance Education Consultant, currently working on a number of projects as well as for Learning Link Scotland in a development role. Shirley has extensive experience as an adult education professional having held various strategic, management and operational roles with Workers’ Educational Association, Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector, Learning Link Scotland and as a community educator and an ESOL, Literacies and Numeracy adviser and tutor in communities across Scotland. Shirley has contributed to national – including Scottish Government – strategic developments in community learning, and in particular in the field of adult education over many years.