Ben has been a governor at Eastfield Academy for nearly four years, becoming Chair of the Local Governing Body in 2015.
Ben is passionate about improving educational outcomes with technology, having managed the Education Strategy for HP for seven years, before moving to his current role heading Education at XMA.
He has a wealth of experience in understanding how the use of various technologies can improve attendance, administration, results and importantly move pupils forward in their achievements. Working with many of the Academy Trusts, Ben also has a good overview of different strategies, what has worked and hasn’t.
Ben is also a keen sportsman and has played a number of sports locally including Golf, Football, Cricket and Rugby.