Judith Hemery, Member

Judith Hemery is an Education Consultant and also Senior Adviser on Schools and Sport to the British Council. She worked for many years for the British Council, ultimately having overall responsibility for its work with schools, teachers and education authorities in the UK and in countries across the world.

Judith has a particular interest in professional development for teachers and others who work with young people and in improving learning outcomes for all young people.  In 2000 she was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for services to education.

Before doing a complete career switch and moving into education, Judith trained as a nurse and has a post-graduate qualification in neurological and neurosurgical nursing.