Dan Taubman

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Senior National Official, FE & Lifelong Learning, University and College Union (UCU)

Dan’s career now spanning over 30 years has been in further and adult education. In the 1970s and 1980s he worked as a community education worker, middle and senior manager in the ILEA adult education service helping pioneer the outreach strategies and the management of outreach in order to widen participation in further and adult education.

He was appointed National Education Official in NATFHE (now UCU) in 1994. Dan’s responsibilities include policy formulation and advice across the fields of further, adult and prison education. Dan was awarded a MBE in summer 2009 for services to further and adult education.