Jeff was elected to the board by members from the West Midlands region in November 2023.
Jeff has experience in primary and secondary school governance in maintained schools where he has served as Vice-Chair and Chair of Governors, as well as his current role as Chair of the Finance and Strategic Leadership committee as a co-opted Governor. Alongside this Jeff has sat for a number of years as panel member and chair of independent panels for Admissions and Exclusions appeals for Warwickshire and, more recently, for Staffordshire as well.
After 15 years working for IBM delivering outsourced IT Services, he now works in the construction sector delivering Project Controls and Project Management systems consultancy across the UK and Middle East. This included 2yrs living in Saudi Arabia where he worked on a number of giga-projects. He has two daughters, and a son approaching Secondary School age.