Barbara Sims

Job Title:  Chief Finance Officer

Barbara joined the Trust as Finance Director in March 2017 and is a Chartered Accountant with over 14 years practical accountancy experience. Before joining the Trust, Barbara worked closely with the education sector as Senior Audit Manager for a top 10 accountancy firm, specialising in providing audit services to academy trusts in addition to providing advice and support to a variety of multi-academy trusts for over 6 years. Her role in the Trust is now Chief Finance Officer and is to contribute to the strategic leadership of the Trust and support the trust academies to achieve their ambitions for the future.