Members are the “guardians” of Reach Academy Trust.   They establish and oversee the effectiveness of the Trust Board.  As such DfE describes their role as “eyes on, hand off” and are akin to shareholders within a Company limited by Guarantee.  

Members of the Reach Academy Trust
Jon McGoh
Member and Trustee
David Dowding
Member and Trustee
Julie Laughton
Member
Tom Collins
Member
The Reach Foundation
Member

Trustees are appointed by Members to oversee the business of Reach Academy Trust, agreeing the overarching strategic direction and ensuring robust governance.

Trustees of the Reach Academy Trust
Judith Tacon
Chair of Trustees
Jon McGoh
Trustee and Member, Chair of the Reach Foundation
Tom Sawbridge
Trustee and Chair of the Reach Academy Feltham LGB
Emma Luxton
Trustee
Jen Baxter
Trustee
David Dowding
Trustee and Member
Ian Gravestock
Trustee and Chair of the Finance and Audit Committee
Ed Vainker
Trustee and CEO, Reach Foundation
Rebecca Cramer
Trustee, Executive Headteacher and Account Officer