Meet the team
This site was created, and is maintained by Jisc’s Further Education and Skills team, the members are as follows:
The team is headed by Karla Youngs. Karla has nearly 20 years’ experience within the higher education sector in developing and delivering digital media related services and projects. She has led teams in developing applied research activities, information resources and training and consultancy to clients across FE and skills, HE and the cultural heritage sector.
Pete Collins the manager of further education and skills services digital resources team, guiding the team, the service and project management functions within the Further Education and Skills area. Pete has been with Jisc for many years, previously supporting the Jorum Open Educational Resources repository before moving into this role.
Helen Foster is the team’s curriculum and services support officer. Helen has over five years’ experience in the education sector, working in school and FE libraries, and as a teacher of English. Helen holds qualifications in Library and Information Management, a PGCE in Secondary English and a degree in English Literature. Helen oversees enquiries and feedback, as well as engaging with the community and teaching practitioners; staying on top of changes and development in further education curriculum to make sure that the services evolve to meet the needs of our members.