The Local Education Authorities’ Forum for the Education of Adults (LEAFEA) promotes the development of adult learning in and by local authorities in England. Its members are Heads of Service and others with key strategic roles.
Nationally, LEAFEA carries out its function by:
LEAFEA is overseen by an Executive Committee made up of regional representatives which meets termly. Each year, it runs national conferences and other events which offer members an opportunity to:
Regional LEAFEA meetings are convened regularly to allow members to share practice and support to address issues within their local area.
|Alex Stevenson||Learning and Work Institute|
|Anne Marie Holdsworth||Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council|
|Barbara Hamilton||City of London Corporation|
|Chantal Lommel||Hertfordshire County Council|
|Colin Barnett||Worcestershire County Council|
|Dawn Hall||Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council|
|Elke Hein||Bristol City Council|
|Ian Bond (Vice-Chair)||Nottinghamshire Community Learning & Skills Service (CLASS - Inspire Culture)|
|Jacqueline Bradley (Chair)||Thurrock Adult Community College|
|Julie Rushton||Manchester City Council|
|Jo Swindells||Buckinghamshire County Council|
|Nicholas Child (Vice-Chair)||Devon Adult & Community Learning|