Allana Gay is Deputy Headteacher at Lea Valley Primary School in Tottenham. Her school leadership experience arches over secondary and primary schools all of whom have been in challenging or deprived circumstances. Allana shares her leadership experiences across the sectors to encourage primary and secondary schools to deepen partnerships so student progress is accelerated.
Allana seeks to change the outward face of education by ensuring equality for all within the education sector. She is a London regional leader for the established WomenEd network as well as the co-founder of BAMEed Network. Both networks encourage widening participation of educators and seeks to ensure they are supported to progress within their careers. Allana staunchly believes that having diversity of educators at all levels will rapidly improve the profession and encourages all to act towards that goal.