Kerry joined FTS in February 2014 and was completely new to the transport industry. Kerry’s had a varied career that started in Japan where she taught English as a foreign language after graduating from university. She returned to the UK where she joined the National Probation Service. After several years in this industry Kerry started a management career in retail working for both MFI and B&Q.
At FTS Kerry has overhauled all safety policies and procedures and she was a principle contributor towards FTS's 100% compliance score during a FirstGroup safety audit in 2015. Kerry solely project managed and delivered three ISO accreditations for Quality Management and Occupational Health and Safety Management. This resulted in a First UK Bus Excellence Award for Innovation and Change in June 2016 and a FirstGroup Be First Award for 'Delivering our Vision' in May 2017 . She has an operational team of approximately 30 employees in her role as Internal Operations and Compliance Manager.