Meet the Executive Team


CEO, Dr. Gill Eatough
Leads the Trust, strategic planning, school improvement strategy, Chief Accounting Officer.

Cheif Operating Officer (COO)
Paul Jones

Responsible for Finance, compliance with EFSA regulations and LCT Schemes of delegation, works with Trust accountants, estates, facilities management, procurement of services, Health and Safety, GDPR, deputises for CEO if required.

Head of Finance
Tracey Williams
Leads the finance team, ensures compliance with EFSA regulations, LCT Financial Scheme of delegation and LCT Financial procedures, manages SAGE, leads on budget planning and management accounts, works with Trust accountants on audit processes.

Company Secretary, PA to CEO
Veronica Croft

Oversees the company, manages all Trust documentation, supports Chair and Directors, manages minutes, distributes documents for all Trust meetings, website compliance, Trust policies, Trust HR compliance.

LCT Education Welfare Officer,
Nikki Morrison

Leads school attendance across the Trust, reports on all attendance data, oversees statutory legal work, supports attendance officers in each academy, provides family support, liaises with LA attendance team, leads the Trust attendance team.