TRUSTEES OF THE TRUST

The term of office for all Trustees is 3 years and are all appointed by the Members. The chair is elected by Trustees for a term of 1 year.

The Trustees of the Trust are:


Malcolm Campbell

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Malcolm's skills and expertise includes school headship and governance, SEN and safeguarding, school led system leadership, training, development and strategic management, school finance, budgets and estates

Declarations of interest: Headteacher Governor of MAT School


Gareth Davies

Date of appointment: 1st March 2016

Gareth's skills and expertise includes International trade, leadership, management of multi million pound budgets and resources, finance, IT and VLE technology, Human Resources, public sector and company and school governance

Declarations of interest: Governor of MAT School, Director of another MAT, Some limited work of the Trust group.


Sandra Firm

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Sandra's skills and expertise includes headship and governance, legal and professional development of head teachers, performance management, public policy and private sector expertise, finance.

Declarations of interest: none


David Fox

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

David's skills and expertise includes public sector leadership and management, school improvement and secondary/primary school governance, data and school performance management.

Declarations of interest: Member of professional union, out of area school Governor


Anne-Marie Merifield

Date of appointment: 1 March 2016

Anne-Marie's skills and expertise includes management of Children Centres, child protection and safeguarding, executive school leadership, school-led system leadership, governance, training and staff development, financial, resource.

Declarations of interest: Member of professional union, Headteacher Governor


Jeremy Townend

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Jeremy's skills and expertise includes employment law, Health and Safety, Legal/HR management in public and private sector, member, Institute of Directors, leadership and board.

Declarations of interest: out of area High School Governor



The governance structure of the Trust can be found here.