Steve Munby

Steve Munby

Steve Munby is a self-employed consultant and speaker on leadership and on system reform.

He has spent his whole career in education, commencing as a secondary school teacher in Birmingham, England.  He later became Director of Education for Knowsley Local Education Authority in Merseyside.   Steve was Chief Executive of the National College for School Leadership in England and then Chief Executive of Education Development Trust, an international education charity.


Steve is the facilitator for the ARC summits and a member of the ARC Secretariat.   He is Visiting Professor at University College London Centre for Educational Leadership, Honorary Visiting Professor at Liverpool Hope University and is Chair of the Teaching Awards Trust in the UK.


Steve’s publications include: “Imperfect Leadership – A book for leaders who know they don’t know it all” Crown House, 2019. His forthcoming book: Imperfect Leadership in Action – a practical book for school leaders who know they don’t know it all, co-authored with Marie-Claire Bretherton, will be published in March/April 2022 (Crown House).


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