Elizabeth Cornish is the new Headteacher of Glenwood School, a Community Special School in Benfleet. She is an education specialist for school effectiveness and previously Assistant Director of Education at Essex County Council. She is also a Lead Ofsted Inspector for Primary, Secondary and Special Schools.

Speaking of her appointment as a member of the Active Essex board, she says:  “I am really looking forward to working on the Active Essex board where I hope to contribute expertise for learners with special educational needs (SEND) and their families; there is a massive opportunity to broaden both the range and impact of physical activity with inclusion at the heart”.