Professor Turner is Pro Vice-Chancellor at Teesside University, responsible for the Enterprise and Business Engagement Strategy. Jane is responsible for all knowledge exchange activities which deliver a significant income stream, student and graduate start-ups, strategic partnerships and the employability of Teesside University graduates. Jane has a Doctorate in Business Leadership and is an experienced and qualified Executive Coach having coached over 220 leaders from all sectors. She is a specialist in authentic leader development and speaks passionately on the subject. Jane sits on various Boards and is a member of the new Mayoral Development Corporation whose purpose is to create a future vision and strategy for regeneration and growth in the Tees Valley.