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:

Tony Cotton

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Tony's skills and expertise includes International and national training and curriculum development at primary, secondary and HE, staff development, research and development, resource and data management

Declarations of interest: Professional body membership, limited work for the BBto19 Group.

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

Jackie Eames (Chair)

Date of appointment: 1 March 2016

Jackie's skills and expertise includes Executive Headship, academy, secondary and primary leadership, budget, resources, estate management, governance and school improvement.

Declarations of interest: Some work for the BBto19 Group including the Trust

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

Jo Quinton-Tulloch

Date of appointment: 13 December 2016

Jo's skills and expertise includes leadership in public sector, informal learning, contracting, media, governance and board experience, bid-writing, STEM, heritage and culture, HR.

Declarations of interest: Trustee of a Bradford organisation

Ray Tate (also a Member of the Trust)

Date of appointment: 1 March 2016

Ray's skills and expertise includes Legal and contracting, IT and media, business acumen, leadership, finance, resource and budget management, governance and school improvement.

Declarations of interest: Chair of a local sports organisation

Chris Tolson

Date of Appointment: 1 March 2016 Date of Resignation: 13 December 2016

Chris skills and experince include significant improvement in teaching and learning at a number of schools. He has also devised and developed high impact Professional Development Programme for schools across Bradford. He has worked on the development of a new Through School for Bradford.

Declarations of interest: tbc

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.