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Our New Chair of the Corporation

Posted: 18th September 2015

Meet our new Chair to the Corporation, Paul Pascoe.  As we say farewell to former chair, Ruth Brook, get to know more about the man that was best dressed male at this year’s St Ledger Ladies Day with our ten fast facts.

  1. Doncaster born and bred
  2. Went to Armthorpe School
  3. Started out as a Mechanical Engineering Apprentice
  4. Involved in the machining of the enormous cylinders that operate the Thames flood defences
  5. Left industry to undertake teacher training
  6. For the last eight years of his career stayed in South Yorkshire working for Yorkshire Forward
  7. Developing economic opportunities for us Yorkshire folk in our communities and businesses
  8. Positive chap who recognises together we can make changes for the benefit of all
  9. Paul says: “Looking forward to being part of Doncaster College and University Centre, continuing to challenge the norm and provide the very best education and training for our young people”
  10. Principal George Trow says: “Paul has excellent local knowledge and experience and is passionate about the student experience”