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Executive Council

BESA is accountable to an Executive Council of elected representatives from the UK education suppliers industry, with council members serving terms of two years.

Chris Ratcliffe, Scholastic
Chair
Christine Major, Discovery Education
Vice-Chair
Stuart Abrahams, 2 Simple
Katie Blainey, Hodder Education
Lesley Burton, SenseToys
Cath Chell, Learn Well Trading
Graeme Coleman, Scientific Laboratory Supplies (SLS)
Michael Forshaw, Innovate My School
Tom Hall, LEGO Education International
Simon Hill, YPO
Murray Hudson, Gratnells
Dylan Jones, Eduvation
John Kershaw, RM Resources
Matt Koster-Marcon, Learning Ladders
Chris Mahady, Findel Education
Jane Mann, Cambridge University Press
Jo Miller, Twoey
Shola Omogbehin, Havering Education Services (HES)
Rod Theodorou, Oxford University Press
Simon Winfield, Red Monkey Play