Mrs Heather Greatrex

Chair of Council


Heather is a Chartered Accountant, with seven years’ experience in Audit at Deloitte. She subsequently spent 17 years as a headhunter, working for PricewaterhouseCoopers and Capita. In 2009 she joined Executive Action, a company specialising in senior level coaching and career transition/outplacement, across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. She has been a Director of the business since 2012. Heather has a Masters degree in Executive Coaching from Ashridge Business School and is an Ashridge Accredited Coach. She also has a degree in Geography from Exeter University.


Heather became a Governor in 2008 and Vice-Chair in 2015. She chairs the Training Committee and sits on the Strategy, Finance and General Purposes, Salaries and Nominations Committees. She is an Old Girl of the High School and was Chair of the Old Girls’ Association for six years.

Heather Greatrex

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A Level Results 2019

15 August 2019

St Albans High School for Girls (STAHS) is celebrating fantastic A Level results, with 90% of pupils achieving grades A*-B and 97% grades A*-C.