Barry Leigh is a parent of a student currently at UTC studying A levels. He has an interest in education having experience with personal issues at school, taking an interest in his childrens’ education and studying at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Still a perpetual student he is presently a part time student at the University of Brighton as well as having degrees in psychology and fine art.

Barry is a retired Chartered Accountant. He trained in a large medium firm later running the accounts for a public company. Since relocating to Brighton he ran his own practice and taught accountancy.