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The term of office for all Members of the Trust is 5 years.

The Members of the Trust are:


Adeeba Malik CBE

Date of appointment: 19 January 2018

Adeeba Malik is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of QED, where she manages a number of social, educational and economic projects. Adeeba has won many accolades for her work, including the Yorkshire Young Achiever Award, Yorkshire Woman of Achievement Award, Yorkshire Forward Ladies Award, Pakistan and India Friendship Award, and the Lloyds TSB Jewel Award. In 2004 she was awarded the MBE (Member of the British Empire) for her services to ethnic minorities and businesses. In 2015 she was awarded the CBE (Commander of the British Empire) for her services to interfaith and community cohesion.

Declarations of interest: to be confirmed


Jo Quinton-Tulloch

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Jo Quinton-Tulloch is the Director of the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford, and the former Head of Exhibitions at the Science Museum and the National Maritime Museum in Cornwall. Jo has significant leadership experience in the public sector, including business, finance, HR and staff development. Her skills and expertise include informal learning, contracting, media, governance and board experience, bid-writing, STEM, heritage and culture.

Declarations of interest: Trustee of a Bradford organisation


Dame Naila Zafar (Chair)

Date of Appointment: 19 May 2017

Dame Naila Zafar is a former Headteacher of Copthorne Primary School, rated outstanding by Ofsted, and has worked as Executive Headteacher across a number of Bradford schools. She is an Ofsted inspector, with experience of supporting the transformation of vulnerable schools through IEB membership. Dame Naila's skills and expertise include educational leadership and management, community relations, international perspectives on education and EAL.

Declarations of interest: to be confirmed