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Discipline: Professional, Educational and Public Sector Leadership
Dr Keir Bloomer FRSE
Dr Keir Bloomer has spent his career dedicated to school education, first as a teacher and later as a trade union official, director of education and local authority chief executive. His interests include music, reading, the arts and travel.