Mrs Heather Greatrex
Chair of Council
Heather is a Chartered Accountant by background, having spent seven years 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 sector and has been a Director of the business since 2012. She has recently joined Gatenby Sanderson, as a Partner in their Not for Profit team, working across Executive Search, Coaching and Career Transition. 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, Vice-Chair in 2015 and Chair of Council in December 2017. She chairs the Remuneration Committee and sits on the Strategy, Finance and Governance Committees. She is an Old Girl of STAHS, a past parent and was Chair of the STAHS Old Girls’ Association for six years.