Rachel Roberts is a founding Member of the Trust and also acts as the Chair of the Trustee Board.
Rachel runs her own accountancy practice supporting local businesses, having formerly been a Maths teacher, through the full secondary age range of 11-19.
She has been a Governor of a variety of schools for over 16 years
Elaine Welsh is a founding Member of the Trust, and also a Trustee of the Board.
Elaine has been involved with our schools for well over a decade, and through her employment within educational publishing is able to bring a wealth of experience about current practices in the sector to her role with us.
Siobhan Connolly is the Chair of Somerby Primary School and has been a Trustee since 2015.
Siobhan is the Head of Learning & Development for the largest conveyancing firm in the UK, and has a background with multiple legal qualifications as well as being a Licenced Conveyancer. She was awarded the Education and Training Initiative of the Year in 2015 for her work with her employer.
Adam Brewster has been a Trustee since the Trust was established in 2011, and is a Local Governor at John Ferneley College.
Adam is a Headteacher at a Special School in Peterborough and originally started his teaching career in John Ferneley College in 1991.
He has worked in a number of schools, often being sought to drive improvement and secure accountability.
Bart MacCarthy was appointed a Trustee in 2016.
Bart is Professor of Operations Management at the University of Nottingham, and active in leading research of operational systems in a wide range of sectors.
He has senior roles in editing several leading academic operations and economics journals and is widely published in Operations Management and Management Science literature.
Drew Richardson-Walsh was appointed a Trustee in 2018
Phil Smith was appointed a Trustee in 2017
This table below is a direct feed from our Governance software and shows the attendance data for our Trustees FROM 2017-18 ONWARDS. Historical data is shown in the Annual Reports, accessible in the Statutory Information section.