Ian Wright – Vice Chair, Board of Trustees
When a steering group was established to explore and develop the concept of expanding the original 3-school Trust to encompass other primary schools from the Partnership, Ian volunteered to join the Committee and thoroughly enjoyed helping to overcome the challenges faced. When the 8-School Multi-Academy Trust was inaugurated in November 2013, Ian volunteered for and was appointed as a Trustee. Keen to become involved in furthering the improvement of educational attainment, Ian became a Parent Governor at Watchfield Primary School in June 2012, and currently, Chair’s the Local Governing Body. Ian retired from the Royal Air Force in 2012 after a 21-year career specialising in infrastructure, facilities management, personnel and executive roles, and is am now the Business
and Operations Manager of a Department at the University of Oxford.
Ian took on the role of Vice-Chair in September 2019.
Term of office: 1st November 2013 – 31st October 2017 (4 years)
Term of office: 1st November 2017- 31st October 2021 (4 years)
Membership Type: Appointed by Member, Primary Experience