Board of Directors
CHAIR: PROFESSOR MEGAN CRAWFORD
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VICE CHAIR: MR BARRY O'NEILL
Barry has been a governor at Oakgrove School for 11 years and has been Chair of Governors for the last two years, both his children attended Oakgrove. Barry is the MD of an insurance broking business based in London and Milton Keynes.
MS CAROL HOWELLS
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EXECUTIVE HEAD & ACCOUNTING OFFICER: MR PETER BARNES
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OUTCOMES DIRECTOR: MRS SAM SUMMERS
Sam has been a Governor at Middleton Primary School since before it opened in 2003 and has been chair for the majority of that time. More recently her involvement has extended to becoming a Director of the Kingsbridge Educational Trust.
Sam has worked as part of the Senior Leadership in a School for a number of years so has an excellent insight into the operational elements as well as experience in the strategic management of schools. Both her boys were educated at Middleton and more recently at Oakgrove School and she is passionate about educational excellence, inclusion and​ in particular all children being offered the opportunity to achieve their full potential​.
MR CHARLES CLAY: SAFEGUARDING DIRECTOR
Charles is a solicitor and partner with a solicitors practice basin in Milton Keynes and London. He has lived in Milton Keynes for approximately 25 years and in Middleton for 21 years and has 2 children both of whom attending Middleton and Oakgrove Schools. Charles was a governor of Oakgrove school from its inception until 2016 and was also a governor of Middleton Primary schoolf for approximately 2 years. Hes has been a committee chair and Safeguarding Governor. Charles has served on the Finance and Personnel Committee and the Admissions, Discipline and Welfare Committtee at Oakgrove School. He resigned from both governing bodies when he became a director of KET in 2016. Charles in now director with a responsibility for Safeguarding within the MAT. He has strongly supported the successful growth of both Oakgrove and Middleton schools and looks forward to a similarly success journey with Kents Hill Park
Dr Colin Parsloe
Born in Zimbabwe, Dr Colin Parsloe achieved his medical training in South Africa. He specialised in Ophthalmology in the U.K. and now works as an Ophthalmologist in Milton Keynes University Hospital. 
He is an innovator and has a keen interest in looking for growth opportunities. He has founded and runs three successful U.K. companies. He has started up Research units within the NHS and has published research in leading medical journals.
He is passionate about education and is an experienced keynote speaker at national and international ophthalmic conferences. 
He would describe himself as being driven and very much forward looking and a true optimist. His passion in life is his family including his wife and three young children. He loves being fit and has taken up competing in triathlons.
HEADteacher of Oakgrove School: Mr ian tett
Born and raised in the rolling chalk hills of Wiltshire and now living more locally in Woburn Sands, Ian has been involved in school leadership for over 16 years. After completing his PGCE at the University of Leicester, his first teaching roles were in Northampton, initially as a Teacher of Geography, but later as Director of Humanities.  In September 2005 Ian started at Oakgrove School, taking on a range of teaching and leadership roles, including being an Advanced Skills Teacher, Chartered Geographer, Director of Humanities Specialist Status, and more recently as Senior Deputy Headteacher for Behaviour and Safety.  In the last three years Ian has been Headteacher at Oakgrove and also sits on the executive boards for Worktree (a local career based charity) and for the Tommy Flowers SCITT programme
Mr Paul Watts: co-opted
Paul has been a resident of Milton Keynes since 2003.  He is married with two children wh are currently studying at Monkston Primary School and Oakgrove Secondary school respectively.  His involvement in education governance began in 2012 when he joined the Board of Governors of Monkston Primary School as a parent governor and development governor, taking the chair of the Finance, Personnel and Resources sub-comittee in 2014 adn was subsequently appointed as Chairman of the Board in July 2015.  He has recently headed-up the process of the academy conversion for Monkston Primary School and ultimately its integration into the Kingsbridge Educational Trust
 
His main vocation is Information and Cyber Security and he is currently the Chief Information Security Officer for Network Rail, the owner and maintainer fo the UK's railway network and part of the UK's Critical National Infrastructure.  When not suporting his organisation in maintaining its position as one of the safest and secure railways on the globe, he undertakes public speaking engagements on various topics within the security industry, including the advocacy of the safe use of Internet technologies amongst vulnerable demographic groups such as the young and the elderly.