Alison L. Blythe (Chair)
Director, Students International Ltd, Leicestershire
Alison has a wide range of administrative experience with both UK and American companies and taught music for 6 years at Hollygirt School, Nottingham and for 10 years at Ratcliffe College, Leicestershire. Alison is the founder and director of Students International.
Headmaster, Donhead Preparatory School
Phil has over 20 years experience in both state and independent education. He is currently Headmaster of Donhead, having previously been Deputy Headmaster and Head of Boarding at St Johns Beaumont. Phil is also an ISI Compliance Team Inspector.
Deputy Head, St Margaret's School, Bushey
Julie has worked in education for 27 years, specialising in History which she teaches to A-level students. Julie is also a boarding inspector for ISI.
Dr John Cook
Former Headmaster of Christ College Brecon and of Epsom College
John began his teaching career as senior Science master at Haileybury, following on to become headmaster of two boarding schools; Christ College Brecon and Epsom College. John now works as an Educational Consultant.
Director, White House Guardianship Ltd, Bournemouth
Educated at Taunton School and Nelson College, New Zealand, Duncan, with his wife Jane, established White House Group in 1992, having previously worked for a major distribution company, and as a UK manager for a Scandinavian youth travel group. Three of his five children are now directors of the family firm.
Director of Boarding, Woodbridge School, Suffolk
Adam has been involved with boarding for 10 years at Woodbridge School and combined this with his teaching role as Head of Boys PE and Games. Adam has taken a keen interest in guardianship and is looking forward to being involved as a trustee.
Principal of Cambridge Centre for Sixth-Form Studies
Stuart is the Principal of Cambridge Centre for Sixth-Form Studies, an independent sixth-form college, and has over 25 years of experience in education.
Registrar, Sherborne International
Sherborne has played a significant role in Anne-Marie's life as she has worked there since 1983, firstly as a Modern languages Teacher and House Tutor at Sherborne Girls’ school, and then from 1999 as Director of Short Courses and Registrar at the International College, Sherborne and also Deputy Safeguarding officer. Educated in France and in England Anne-Marie has first-hand experience of two very different educational systems, and gained qualifications from both countries.
Head of School, Moira House Girls School, Eastbourne
Elodie has over 15 years’ experience in both state and independent education. She has first-hand experience of two very different educational systems, having gained qualifications in France and in the UK. Elodie is passionate about education, having been a Chair of Governors in a primary school for 4 years as well as an examiner, a moderator and a teacher trainer for various examination boards since 2003.
Director of International Schools, Malvern College
Allan has worked at Malvern College since 2009 both as Commercial Director and, latterly, Director of International Schools. Prior to this Allan worked at Harrow School for 10 years as Business Manager for the school’s commercial subsidiary.
Dr Helen Wright
International Education Advisor, Coach and Non-Executive Director
Dr Helen Wright is an internationally recognised leading educator and educational advisor. She has taught at and headed some of the UK's leading schools for over 20 years.
Richard H. Youdale
Director, Alpha Plus, Oxford. Former Head of The King's School, Ely
Richard spent the majority of his career in education, teaching Classics and Russian. During his final post, as Head of the King's School Ely, Richard founded Alpha Plus Guardian Services with his wife Jane.