Helen Collier has over 20 years of experience
in education and the care of young people

Regent Guardians is run by Helen Collier; a parent who understands the importance of nurture and care for children of all ages.

Combined with exceptional qualifications, Helen has more than 20 years’ experience in international education, having held senior positions in boarding schools in East Africa and across the UK until 2017.

Helen then branched out into Guardianship having gained a clear appreciation of the scale and type of care and support needed by international boarding students, their parents, schools and colleges.

Helen is highly experienced and appropriately trained in safeguarding matters and is the Designated Safeguarding Lead for Regent Guardians.


Caroline Nixon
Caroline Nixon M.A. (Oxon.), M. Ed. - Education Consultant

Caroline has worked in international education for 30 years. As Caroline Nixon Education Ltd., she helps UK schools to establish new overseas branches and advises on all aspects of provision for international students.

Caroline is also International Director, BSA (Boarding Schools’ Association) and Director, BAISIS (British Association of Independent Schools with International Students) and a member of the advisory group of the UK All Party Parliamentary Group on international students.

As Education Consultant to Regent Guardians, Caroline works in an advisory capacity, retaining her independence, but supports students, parents and schools if Helen is unavailable.