Tracey Coles – Principal
Tracey has spent 15 years in education, holding a variety of roles from Year 6 teacher, Maths Lead, Assistant Principal with a responsibility for standards and Principal, prior to becoming an Executive Principal. She is currently studying for her NPQEL, and is a member of Challenge Partners Network where she is involved in Trust Peer Reviews and Quality Assurance of other academies and Trusts across the UK.
She is passionate about ensuring all pupils have access to exceptional learning and can attain to the best of their ability and uses her wide experience to ensure that the academies that she supports provide the opportunities and practice to enable the best offering for our Trust pupils.
Rita Baxi – Elected
Rita enjoys being involved in the Wootton community by helping out at local events organised by the Parish Council. Her children both attend Preston Hedges, and Rita already enjoys supporting the school with their events.
Rita has owned and operated her own Professional Services business from Wooton for the past 5 years and now employs a team of 5, working with dozens of businesses across the UK. Previously, Rita worked in the corporate world as Head of National Accounts for both Western Union and Camelot
Esther has two children at Preston Hedges. A Systems Engineer and naturally passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM), Ester looks forward to using her expertise and experience to support the school community.
Alex Ingram – Elected
Alex has two children at Preston Hedges and works in the public sector. As a member of the PTA and a previous group leader in Girlguiding, Alex is passionate about helping children experience new things and develop self-confidence and belief in themselves. Alex is keen to be able to continue her support of the school and the children in their care.
Declarations of interest
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