Meet Our Members and Trustees


James Dahl, Master Wellington College

Peter Mallinson

Sir Anthony Salz

David Cowley



David Cowley Chair of Trustees

David Cowley joined the Trust at its foundation in 2009 and has since chaired the Local Governing Body of the senior school and on 1st September 2019 he succeeded Julian Thomas as Chair of the Trust.

David retired from a career in insurance in 2008, and he is currently Chairman of The Not forgotten Association, a tri-service charity which provides activities and entertainment for injured and disabled veterans and serving personnel.

David was awarded an OBE in 2019 for his work for service charities.


Stephen Crouch

Date of Appointment: February 2012

Virginia Rhodes

Major Matthew Eade

Mark Milliken-Smith

Felicity Kirk

Claire Rhodes (Chair of Cluster Primary LGB)

Iain Henderson (Chair of TWA LGB)

Pamela Richardson



The Wellington Academy Local Governing Body

Matt Oakman

Ian Blair-Pilling

Rupert Gregory


Cluster Primary Local Governing Body

Helen Brice

Lynsey Fripp

Mark Freeta


Claire Addis (Cluster Primary Headteacher)

Ann Keane-Maher (Executive Headteacher)