The Joint Committee is made up of the six Local Authority leaders and is advised by the Executive Board of Directors, external school improvement experts, Headteacher representatives and the Managing Director.


  • Cllr. Rob Jones

    Leader of Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council
  • Cllr. Ellen ap Gwynn

    Leader of Ceredigion County Council
  • Cllr. Rosemarie Harris

    Leader of Powys County Council
  • Cllr. David Simpson

    Leader of Pembrokeshire County Council
  • Cllr. Rob Stewart

    Leader of Swansea City Council
  • Cllr. Emlyn Dole

    Leader of Carmarthenshire County Council
  • Cllr. Jennifer Raynor

    Portfolio Holder
  • Mark James

    Chief Executive - Sir Gar / Carmarthenshire
  • Bronwen Morgan

    Chief Executive - Ceredigion
  • Jeremy Patterson

    Chief Executive - Powys
  • Steve Phillips

    Chief Executive - CNPT / NPT
  • Ian Westley

    Chief Executive - Sir Benfro / Pembrokeshire
  • Aled Evans

    Corporate Director for Education, Leisure & Lifelong Learning
  • Betsan O'Connor

    Managing Director - ERW
  • Jon Haswell

    Chief Finance Officer and Section 151 Officer for ERW
  • Elin Prysor

    Monitoring Officer