OUR TEAM 2021-03-09T09:33:31+01:00


Caroline Baynes

Chair of Local Governing Body at King’s Gate Primary School

Has been a Trustee since the Trust’s formation

Worked as a corporate lawyer, was head of procurement for a large financial institution.

Currently working as a development officer for England Hockey

Nigel Crawshay Jones

Nigel has been a Trustee since the Trust’s formation.
He is a CEO of a Cloud Services company.

Nicola Gilbert

Executive Headteacher
2010: appointed Headteacher of Pewsey Primary School.

2014: led school through academy conversion.

2017: designated National Leader of Education.

2019: opened free school – King’s Gate Primary

Richard Johnson

Chair of King Alfred Trust

Former Pewsey Primary School parent.

A former head teacher, currently working as a lead inspector for schools and educational consultant, specialising in Child Protection and Safeguarding.

Karen Shields

Chair of Governors at Pewsey Primary School for the second time and has spent 15 years as a school governor.

Has been a Trustee since the Trust’s formation.

Works in Business and Management Development supporting a variety of companies nationally through mentoring and coaching.

Wendy Spencer

Wendy joined King Alfred Trust in 2020

She has a School Business & Finance background

Chris Bell

Chris Bell joined the Trust Board in March 2021, following a term of office as a Local Governor at King’s Gate Primary School. He has a Finance background.

Cheryl James

Cheryl joined the Trust in 2020.

She has a background in Education and Project & Programme Commercial Management

Roger White

Roger White joined the Trust Board in March 2021. He has an engineering background and brings with him a wealth of Business and Marketing experience.