Mrs Julie Kapsalis
Chair of Education and Welfare Committee
Julie is Managing Director of Chichester College Group (CCG) – overseeing a portfolio of commercial businesses including an Examination Board, chain of childcare nurseries and international education. She also leads on employer engagement, apprenticeships, sales/marketing and public affairs. CCG has campuses in Chichester, Crawley, Horsham and Brinsbury and supports around 30,000 learners each year. She is a Board Member of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership, Gatwick Diamond Business and the Institute of Economic Development; she also chairs the Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Julie has a background in consumer marketing and PR working for clients including Scottish Courage and Procter & Gamble. She was Director of Business Programmes at the South East England Development Agency (SEEDA), managing a portfolio of contracts including Business Link and Finance South East. She also worked on the London 2012 Olympics, overseeing a major legacy programme to encourage volunteering and community engagement in sport.
Julie lives in Surrey with her husband and two young children.