The Executive Board is made up of the Directors of Education from each of the six Local Authorities within the consortium, and external members.

The Board meets monthly to:

  • Monitor progress against the Business Plan
  • Hold Delivery Board to account against the Business Plan
  • Financial planning and accountability


  • Aled Evans

    Director of Education, Leisure & Lifelong Learning - CNPT / NPT
  • Gareth Morgans

    Chief Education Officer - Sir Gar / Carmarthenshire
  • Kate Evan Hughes

    Director for Children and Schools - Sir Benfro / Pembrokeshire
  • Barry Rees

    Director of Learning & Partnership - Ceredigion
  • Ian Budd

    Director of Education - Powys
  • Nick Williams

    Chief Education Officer - Abertawe / Swansea
  • Jonathan Haswell

    Chief Finance Officer and Section 151 Officer for ERW
  • Betsan O'Connor

    Managing Director - ERW
  • Karen Newby-Jones

    Estyn Representative
  • Ruth Conway

    Welsh Gov. Representative
  • Karen Lawrence

    Headteacher - Llanfaes Primary School
  • Sally Speedy

    Headteacher - Ysgol Maesydderwen
  • Alan Tudor Jones

    Independent members
  • Mererid Stone

    Independent members
  • Alun Charles

    Independent members