South Pennine Academy

The Central Team

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Lynda Johnson

Operations Director

Roz Batley

Finance Director

Keith Rushton

Education Director

Alison Black

HR Director

Luke Ricketts

Assistant Operations Director

Madasara Ali

Head of IT

Rob Furniss

 Designated Safeguarding Lead

Lindsey Curry

Head of Primary Finance

Kirsten Charles

Head of Payroll & Procurement

Julie Nash

Finance Officers

Anita Coates

Gemma Taylor

Toki Zhao

HR Advisor

Karen Smith

HR Assistants

Sidra Ashraf

Rebecca Martin

IT Services Manager

Craig Robinson

Executive Assistant to the CEO & Executive Team

Becca Szefer

Business Support Officers


Clerk to the Trust Board/Governance Support

Anne Mellor