The LEARNERs’ Trust has been set up with considerable thought and care to ensure the trust board has all the necessary skills to grow sensibly, sustainably and in a strategic and effective manner.


Ian Powell

Andrew Jones

Dr. Kevin Walker

Board of Trustees/ Directors


Matt Freeston

Andrew Jones (Chair)

--- (Vice-Chair)

Laura Wootton
(Chair of the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee)

Pennie Akehurst
(Chair of the Standards and Performance Committee)

Ben Widdowson

Cherie White