Mrs Riddell graduated from the University of Derby with a BEd Honours in Primary Education. Having worked in the education industry for over 20 years, she is currently a head teacher at a local primary school within the Gloucestershire Learning Alliance (GLA). Mrs Riddell has an extensive knowledge of education and is the lead for Safeguarding and Inclusion across the GLA Trust. She is passionate about education and ambitious for all students: a majority of her former pupils join All Saints’ Academy for their secondary education. Her goal is for all students to be well-rounded citizens with a strong moral compass, whilst achieving their full potential.