Louise Mcgowan

Louise Mcgowan
  • Headmistress
  • Company: Convent of Jesus and Mary Language College

Louise is in her second headship within all girls’ state education, currently Headmistress of the Convent of Jesus and Mary Language College in London. There she has established the first Centre for Research in Catholic Education, entered into a unique partnership with Steinway Pianos as the first state funded school in the UK to become a Steinway School, and has set up an innovative approach to student voice via a Student Parliament and House structure that mirrors the British political system. Louise is writing a doctoral thesis on faith leadership within the academies programme.