Siobhan Sherry

Sheila Sturgeon

Profile Job:Policy Delivery for Apprenticeships Organisation: Department for Education Years in public service: 2 as a Civil Servant plus 20+ years in the voluntary and statutory sectors My past … I was born in the sixties, went to school through the seventies, …

Nikita Mistry

Profile Job: Policy Advisor Organisation: Department for International Trade Years in public service: 4 My grandmother/Ba was … The strongest person I know. She was born in India, got married to my grandad (who was equally amazing) when she was 13. …

Rebeckah Carey

Profile Job: Estates Projects Support (Apprentice) Organisation: HMRC Years in public service: 1 My grandmother/mother was a… My Nan, Doreen Hayburn (neé Scapens), worked in printing and bookbinding from when she left school at 15 until she left in 1963 after marrying …

Helen Deakin

Profile Job: Senior External Relations Manager Organisation: Department for Transport Years in public service: 6  My grandmother was a… Shorthand typist and secretary. Born in 1915, Gladys was due to leave school at 14 but was encouraged by her headmistress to …

Catriona Henderson 

Profile Job: Head of Buses and Taxis Division Organisation: Department for Transport Years in public service: 10 My grandmother/mother was a… I’ve been lucky to come from a strong tradition of working women. My mother was a lawyer. She worked full …