Mark joined Tutor Trust in January 2019 as Schools Partnership Manager and was appointed to the role of Programme Director in September 2022.

Mark worked in secondary education for over 20 years, teaching Modern Foreign Languages, as well as spells of English, PE and ICT.  He is an alumnus of the Future Leaders Accelerate to Headship programme and was a Senior Leader in the North West for nearly a decade.  This includes leading Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy in Runcorn as Principal.  Mark is also an Associate for the Partners in Excellence (PiXL) school improvement organisation, working with Headteachers and Senior Leadership Teams to raise aspirations and improve outcomes.

Mark is also a Member of the Great Schools Trust, which features the King’s Bolton, Liverpool, Warrington and Hawthornes Leadership Academies.

He is deeply committed to enhancing the life chances of all young people, irrespective of circumstance or postcode.  Mark looks forward to driving Tutor Trust’s impact on the next leg of its amazing journey.