Ruth Mercer is an experienced executive coach, working with leaders in education. She holds an MA from Pen Green in integrated centre leadership with children and families. Recently a Head teacher of a large maintained nursery school and children’s centre, her particular success is in motivating teams and creating a strong learning community. She teaches on the Leading Progress course and can offer bespoke training and development in early years. Ruth has also worked as an Early Years Advisor and is currently part of the Peer Review team for Local Authorities.