Is the Diamond settlement for Welsh HE funding as progressive as has been said? Yes, says Hannah Pudner.
Hannah is an Assistant Director at the Open University in Wales, responsible for much of its external strategic work, including widening access, employer engagement, innovation, partnerships and research engagement.
Previously Hannah was Director of the National Union of Students Wales, and a Senior Policy Adviser for HEFCE in the Learning and Teaching team, specialising on quality assurance, quality enhancement, public information and student engagement. She has an MA in Higher and Professional Education awarded from the Institute of Education.
Hannah is also Deputy Leader of the Wales Green Party and a governor of Cardiff and Vale College.