Hiten is a Staff Governor who works as a Data Team Leader in the Information Services department at Walsall College. As part of this role he has worked on a range of projects including a secondment to the Black Country University Technical College to set up the data infrastructure for the first UTC in the country.
Educated at Stuart Bathurst High School in Wednesbury, Hiten went to Nottingham Trent University to study a Business with Accounting and Finance honours degree. Since university he has achieved a range of post graduate qualifications, including CMI level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership, level 4 PTTLS, Prince 2 Foundation and MCP Database Fundamentals.
Hiten feels strongly that college staff should have a voice on the Corporation to contribute, in partnership, to the strategic development of the organisation.
Hiten was appointed to the Corporation in May 2014.