Meet the STEP Team

Rama Venchard MBE, Non- Executive Trustee

Education Committee Member

Following 20 years undertaking IT Service Management and Business Change Management roles in the retail, hospitality and banking sectors, Rama has been a management consultant in the education since 2005.  He currently supports various multi academy trusts in their growth strategies, but also offers his time in governance roles across the mainstream, special and independent school sectors, i.e. as a Chair of Trustees of a special and mainstream primary school trust of 9 schools; a Trustee of a primary school trust of 20 primary schools; a Trustee on the family board of a special school trust of 15 schools and 7 college centres; a Member of a secondary school trust of 6 schools; a Member of a single academy trust; and a Chair of Governors of an independent special school.  Rama was awarded an MBE for services to education in the 2023 New Years Honours list.  

Rama Venchard MBE

Rama Venchard MBE

Non Executive Trustee