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

John Rutherford

Angela Beighton

To view our Board of Trustee's Register of Business Interests click here