The Executive Committee is UCET's main governing body and deals with all matters pertaining to policy-making, finances and governance. It is made up of the Chairs of each of the Standing Committees, along with the UCET officers, elected members and co-opted members.
Sally Yates is Head of Institute of Education and Public Services at University of Gloucestershire. Her teaching career started in London where she taught in primary schools before becoming an advisory teacher for language and literacy. She researches and publishes on children's literature and literacy and has worked on consultancy for the QCA and NLS.