Alex is an experienced Diocesan Director of Education and leads the Education team based at Church House, Guildford.
He is a member of the Bishop’s Staff and provides the strategic leadership for education within the diocese working closely with Bishop Jo Bailey-Wells who Chairs the Diocesan Board of Education
Before taking up his post in Guildford, Alex was the Director of Education for Rochester Diocese for 6 years and Acting Chief Executive officer a Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust.
Alex is an experienced system leader and former Local Leader of Education (LLE) in Surrey. He has 20 years’ experience in education as a teacher, governor, local authority adviser and primary headteacher of a Church of England school in Guildford Diocese.
Alex is a Trustee of The Laurel Trust and a former Chair of the Association of Anglican Directors of Education (AADE).