Principal of Coleg Llandrillo
Lawrence Wood is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and after starting work in Further Education at Yale College in Wrexham as a part-time Lecturer, he soon moved into a management position as a head of the Performing Arts Department. Lawrence has held a number of management roles at Yale College including Director of Faculty and Assistant Principal. As Assistant Principal, Lawrence was part of the senior team that supported the merger of Yale College and Deeside College that formed Coleg Cambria. In June 2016 Lawrence was promoted to the role of Deputy Principal at Coleg Cambria. Lawrence has held responsibility for Work-Based Learning, Adult Community Education and Further Education, as well as many cross-college functions including Quality, Teaching and Learning Development, Estates and Marketing. Lawrence has also worked as a Peer Inspector for Estyn. Lawrence was appointed to the role of Principal of Coleg Llandrillo in November 2016.