Trustees and Directors


Phil Zeidler, Chair and Trustee

  • deputy chair of Northampton Hospital Trust
  • governor of local school
  • specialises in helping organisations in the social and healthcare sectors to solve their sustainability problems.

Alan Oddie, Secretary and Trustee

  • Magistrate, Milton Keynes bench.


  • Managing Director of financial services and insurance companies, including M&G Life and Guardian Life.

Hilary Solway, Director and Trustee

  • Youth Service Manager, Central Milton Keynes Council
  • Qualified teacher

Ann Whitfield, Director and Trustee

Former solicitor for City law firm specialising in estates, trusts and charities

Anne Zeidler, Director and Trustee

Consultant Paediatrician at the Northampton General Hospital since 2003

Sarah Clarke, Director and Trustee

  • Former chartered town planner and chartered surveyor with West End firms
  • Previously Director of Graduate Programmes Administration at Cranfield School of Management

Rebecca Evans, Director and Trustee

  • Chartered Town Planner and Company Director/Owner of town planning and development practice.
  • 15 years as Planning Director for major housebuilding companies, advising on strategic land acquisitions, strategy and project management. Previously 10 years in local government.
  • Committee Member of Friends of Northampton High School.

Julia Lawson, Director and Trustee

Head Teacher at Thornhill Primary School.

  • Former Ofsted Inspector
  • Previously Head Teacher of two other schools.

Jane Louise Horridge, Director and Trustee

Head Teacher at Thornhill Primary School.

  • Commercial Director at Milton Keynes College, responsible for Business Engagement, Marketing & Communications, International Development, Community & Employment Programmes and Customer Services.
  • Previously held senior roles with Audi UK, Carlsberg UK and Britvic Soft Drinks as well as running own consultancy businesses.
  • Former NED with England Netball, Trustee with HomeStart MK and co-opted Board Member of Bucks Vision
  • Current member of MK Business Council, sponsor group of Midsummer Breakfast and Sports Aid networking groups in MK and judge and nominee for Women Leaders MK.


Daniel Charles McAllister, Director and Trustee

  • Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Financial Controller Fossil (UK) Ltd
  • Previous experience in range of Accounting and Financial roles in commercial and charity sectors.