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Jo Venn

I have been involved in Education and particularly Church Schools all of my working life.As well as being the Chair of Governors for Emmanuel Holcombe CE Primary school, I is Vice Chair of Governors at Blackpool St George’s High School and Vice Chair of Runshaw College in Leyland.Prior to retirement I was Head of Balshaws C E High for 20 years and have worked in Education in the Manchester,Liverpool and Blackburn Dioceses and since retirement have been a Diocesan adviser and an Executive Headteacher. I am also a Trustee of the Cidari Multi Academy Trust and Balshaws Foundation.
I am a member of Blackburn Cathedral Council and the Cathedral Friends and is Chair of Wigan SACRE.
As a member of Holcombe and Hawkshaw Parish I am a Deputy Warden of Emmanuel Church Centre and am involved with Open the Book and Soup Company. I am also a member of the PCC and the Leadership Team.