Council Members

  • Chair Mr Peter Miller. Background in ICT, educational services and assessment. Formerly of Hewlett Packard and Pearson Education.
  • Vice-Chair Professor Joy Palmer Cooper. Chair of Grants Committee. Background in education. Former Pro-Vice Chancellor of Durham University. Chair of Project Sri Lanka charity.
  • Treasurer Mr David Baron FCAFinance professional with experience of education charity sector and Multi-Academy Trusts.
  • Mr Tim Andrew.  Educational background including: headship and head teacher representation; educational charity work; experience of overseas educational projects.
  • Ms Charlotte Cashman.  Experienced early years teacher, school governor, charity trustee and pioneering international teacher trainer in early literacy.
  • Mr Vic Craggs, OBE. Long experience of charity work, international youth development and development education.
  • Mrs Jane Creasy. Educational and public sector leadership at local and national level. Former Operations Director at the National College for School Leadership and Headteacher.
  • Mrs Diana Hoy. Extensive experience as Governor/Trustee of several schools and various charitable organisations in the Saffron Walden area.
  • Mrs Karen Hughes. Background in education. Former GCSE Mathematics examiner. Formerly worked for exam board Edexcel.
  • Mr Graham Kingsley. Background in education. Former Headteacher in Hertfordshire and former Chairman of the Association for Science Education. Trustee of STEMteam East.
  • Mrs Janice Miller FCMA.  Wide experience in charity leadership, governance and overseas development, including education and child protection. Formerly extensive general management, finance and consulting experience in the corporate sector.
  • Mr Leslie Stephen. Background in education. Former Ofsted inspector and education director. Chair of The Breakthrough Trust (India)