Kerry Patterson



Kerry joins the Board in July 2019. Currently employed as the Head of HR by leading robotics manufacturer, Tharsus Group, Kerry is responsible for all aspects of the company’s recruitment, from apprenticeships to graduate schemes, to help support and drive growth across the business.

Prior to joining Tharsus in 2014, Kerry worked as a Human Resources Manager for a global shipping company where she had sole responsibility over a multi-million-pound headcount budget.

Kerry has been responsible for a number of key transformational HR projects over the course of her 20-year career in the HR sector which share similar values to those which Northumberland College is keen to drive forward in its new iteration as part of Education Partnership North East.

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