Mehak Tejani

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Mehak is an educator, researcher, and systems change practitioner, with exposure to international education systems, including East Africa, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. She is the Education Systems…

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Stuart Beattie

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Stuart is a Finance Director at AstraZeneca partnering with 2 late stage Oncology products in the development pipeline. He has been at AstraZeneca for 6 years in a number of…

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Dr Fungisai Muchenje

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Fungisai has worked in various roles alongside children, young people, and their families in a range of settings including schools, local authority youth clubs, and a charity. She is a…

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Dr Mark Turner

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Mark has been helping nurtureuk to establish and grow for over 15 years. In 2001 he established and ran the charity’s first website, which helped to develop the network and…

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Claire Hersey

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Claire has worked in school business management and school finance for the last eight years, across primary, secondary and post-16 and in both academies and maintained schools. She previously worked…

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Chris Dean

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Chris has a background in IT consulting across all major sectors, including charities. He is the UK Chief Executive of Credera, a global IT strategy and delivery consultancy firm. He…

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Bridget Robson

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Bridget is excited by the opportunity to be Vice Chair for education for nurtureuk. She has been working with pupils with SEMH and SEND needs for 25 years, starting in…

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Alison Betts

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Alison joined the board in June 2016, having been a member of nurtureuk since 2006. Alison has been a qualified teacher since 1996, having started her teaching career in London and…

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Alan Leaman OBE

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Alan Leaman joined nurtureuk in 2016 and became our chair in 2022. He has worked for many decades in public affairs and communications, and was the CEO of the industry…

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