Board of Trustees

Mr C Darlington
Acting Chair

Mr Darlington has worked in the commercial and business sector for over 25 years. His expertise is within the travel industry where he is a senior manager for a large, multinational operator, Mr Darlington has extensive experience in project management, the development of consumer facing ICT systems and leading the strategic development of regional growth within the multinational environment. Mr Darlington brings very extensive experience and expertise, especially within ICT systems, to the operation of E21C.

Mr M Atkinson
Finance Trustee

Mr Atkinson is a qualified accountant with over 25 years’ experience. Mr Atkinson has worked for large National accountancy firms such as Baker Tilley and now runs his own accountancy firm specialising in small and medium sized enterprises. Mr Atkinson has successful experience across all areas of accountancy and finance from audit to compliance and production of company accounts for a wide variety of businesses.

Mrs A Dempsey

Mrs Dempsey has over 30 years’ experience in the education sector. She also has 20 years’ experience of working as a senior leader in schools. Throughout this time her expertise was student welfare and safeguarding. Mrs Dempsey is trained to the highest of education safeguarding practices. She brings this experience and expertise to E21C, ensuring that safeguarding our students is at the heart of our work.

Ms Rosemary Judah
Educational Standards

Mr D Freeborn