Evolve Members

Mr D Swift (Chair)

John graduated with a B.Sc Hons in Pure Mathematics from Birmingham University in 1972.  He began his education career teaching in Birmingham and subsequently has worked in schools in Leicestershire, Leister and Nottingham holding posts as a head of mathematics, deputy head and head... more


Mr P Watson

Paul was appointed as a member of The Evolve Trust when it formed in June 2014. He graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BSc (HONS) in Estate Surveying. Paul works as a University Surveyor at Loughborough University and is responsible for all management arrangements regarding the... more


Mr I Jephson

A former Brunts student, Ian holds the interests of the local community close to his heart and plays an active role within the Mansfield Community. Joining the family business after leaving school, he worked in the DIY retail sector before becoming Managing Director of Jephsons Shopfitters, proving... more


Elizabeth Orridge

Elizabeth Orridge is a young female entrepreneur, who started her own business "Elizabeth Orridge Photography" in 2014. Her business specialises in Professional Portrait, Event and Wedding photography, and with a portfolio of 90+ Weddings, and a busy photography studio her business is rapidly... more


Richard Fuller

Richard Fuller, Managing Director of County Battery Services, Kirkby in Ashfield, takes corporate social responsibility very seriously. Richard has been very involved in Round Table holding several seats of office including Chairman President and Founding President, he was also Chairman of... more