Governance & Strategy

Executive Leadership Team

Principal and Managing Director

Gerry Godley

Vice Principal & Director of Curriculum

Professor Joe Wilson

Chief Operating Officer

David Warren

Board of Directors

Libby Raper

Chair of the Board of Directors, Governor of Leeds City College

Colin Booth OBE

Principal and Chief Executive, Leeds City College Group

Cherry Fricker

Director, Governor of Leeds City College

Gerry Godley

Principal and Managing Director, Leeds College of Music

Dr Claire Mera-Nelson 


Neal Parker


Benjamin Saunders


Mission, vision and strategy

Our mission

We are artistically ambitious, quality driven and industry focused. We are actively engaged in the future of music making. Our environment nurtures independence and creative risk.  

Our vision

To be a leading European conservatoire.  

Strategic plans 

Strategic Plan 2015-20
Learning, Teaching and Assessment Strategy Plan 2015-20

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