Chief Operating Officer and Deputy CEO
Jo is an experienced school and education business leader - both in the UK and internationally. With 31 years’ experience spanning mainstream and specialist settings, she has worked as teacher, a senior leader for a London Local Authority and as a Principal. Jo is a Trustee of an education charity, as well as sitting on the board of an Early Years centre she was involved in setting up. Jo has a child with special needs and sits on a steering committee for a clinical trial focused on improving outcomes for children with epilepsy. Jo joined the Trust in April 2021 and is responsible for its day-to-day running, working closely with school leaders to ensure the very best conditions for learning for all the children and young people we support.