Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Meet our Leaders

Meet our national and regional leaders


Steve Chalke, MBE
Founder of Oasis

John Barneby

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Lara Kyle



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Chris Chamberlain
National Director of Primary

Iain Freeland
Director of Monitoring
and Evaluation

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Jill Rowe
Director of Ethos and Formation

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Helen Arya
National Director of Learning
and Development

Rob Lamont

Rob Lamont
Deputy COO

Mark Orrell

Mark Orrell
Chief Financial Officer

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Dr. Herminder Channa
Regional Director

Peter Knight

Peter Knight
Regional Director
(South West Secondaries)

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Joanna Lawton
Regional Director
(South Coast)

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Thomas Raymond
Regional Director
Secondary Central/N)

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Anthony Williams
Regional Director
(London Secondary S/SE)

Adam Browne
Regional Director
(London & SE Primaries)

Emma Merva
Regional Director
(North East Primaries)

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Heidi Stennett
Regional Director
(North East Secondaries)

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Emma Johnson
Regional Director
(North West Primaries)

Louisa Morris
Regional Director
(North West Secondaries)

Clare Robinson
Interim Regional Director
(South West Primaries)

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Emily Hobson
Primary National
Lead for Strategy
and Innovation


Mark Borsberry-Thompson
Secondary National Lead for 
Strategy and Innovation

Elizabeth Rhodes
National Lead for
Student Inclusion

Ebru Karatufek
National Lead for
Student Inclusion, Primary
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Sarah Graham
Director of Compliance,
Policy and Legal


Jon Needham
Director of Safeguarding

Chris Hodgins
Director of Property
and Estates

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Amanda Craxton
National Head of Data

Aaron Hussey
Director of Communications


Mark Thornton
Director of IT

Paul Tarry
Director of People, 
Organisation and Culture

Dave Parr
Oasis Group CEO


Sarah Otto
Data Protection Officer