Graduated BSc in Biochemistry, University of Liverpool, UK 1972. Masters' degree MEd, University of Wales, Bangor 1980 (Dissertation on use of minority language as medium of instruction for Chemistry and Sciences). Faculty Leader in Sciences and Mathematics Ysgol Uwchradd Bodedern, Anglesey, Wales 1982-2001. North Wales Manager Special Needs Advisory Project 2001-05. Manager Children and Young People's Partnership, Ynys Mon County Council 2005-2009.