Our people

Tim is Chief Executive of Samuel Ward Trust.

Darren is Director of Education (Primary) at Samuel Ward Academy Trust.

Rosemary is Director of Education (Secondary) at Samuel Ward Trust.

Mark is Deputy CEO of the Trust and also Headteacher at Samuel Ward Academy. 

Debbie is Director of Operations  for the Trust.

Kay is Director of HR at Samuel Ward Academy Trust.

Sarah Garner is the Director of Finance. 

Andy is Director of the Teaching School & Director of the Research School.

Chris is Director of Teaching and Learning.

Lisa is the Trust Secretary. She supports the Directors and Board members.

Trish is the Trust Finance Manager for the Samuel Ward Academy Trust. 

Director of IT.

Russ is a creative designer, art director and photographer. His role at Samuel Ward Academy Trust is to oversee the design and communications team. Russ has worked on developing the new academies' identities, brochures and advertising, as well as supporting the Arts and Media Departments.