Role on Board: I joined the governing body in July 2016 as a co-opted Finance Governor.
Professional skills/background: Rachel studied Human Sciences at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford University (BA Hons) and trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with PwC. In her professional life she has led teams in a number of organisations, including P&O and Imperial College London, and currently heads the External Financial Reporting function at Transport for London.
Interests: Rachel enjoys spending time with her family, singing with a local choir, and is active in her local church. She lives with her husband and children in Berkhamsted.
Your advice to / quote for children at Bridgewater school: "Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs" (Henry Ford)