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Tim Abbott (Chair of Trustees)


Tim Abbott is Managing Director and Founder of a successful Strategic Management Consultancy, in the area of Healthcare. He has held director, management, sales and business intelligence positions within the healthcare and banking industry. He has four children, all of whom have either been, or are students of Maranatha. His desire is to support and develop the school enabling it to achieve its vision of being the school of choice for Christian parents in the local area.

Responsibilities: Governance, overall school management, structure and admissions; curriculum and teaching; human resources


Janice Bauliah


B.Sc(Chemistry), PG in Business Mgmt, Mumbai University and Executive MBA at Bath University and pursuing Diploma in Theology

Janice last worked as an Insurance Research Analyst at PriceWaterhouse Coopers in London. She is a mum with two young children who are both students at Maranatha.

Responsibilities: Curriculum and teaching; charitable status and structure


david blount (vice-chair of trustees)


Joint Honours degree in Manufacturing Engineering and Business Studies (B.Eng & Com), University of Birmingham

David is a Management Consultant for Global IT services at Atos Consulting, and a father of four young children. 

Responsibilities: Governance, overall school management, structure and admissions; curriculum and teaching


Lara Morava


BA (Hons) Applied Theology, Redcliffe College, Gloucester

Lara lives in Swindon with her husband Oldi (from Albania) and children, Reya and Skyla. She was one of the original 13 students at Maranatha when it was founded in 1990 and gives the school her highest recommendation, as she now sends her daughters Reya and Skyla.

She works at Bible Society as their magazine editor.

Responsibilities: Safeguarding, marketing, communications and fundraising

Tom Price (Treasurer)


Masters degree in Missional Leadership, Bangor University

Tom is married to Suzanne and has seven children who have all been (or are going) through the ACE programme. He is the lead pastor of Discovery Church in Swindon.

Tom was brought up in Wales and loves watching Wales play rugby…Cymru am Byth!

Responsibilities: Finance, overall school management, structure and admissions

Hein Storm


BSc Hons (Finance), MSc Accounting & Financial Management, completing PGDip in Theology & Doctoral student; Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute

Currently the CEO of Barnabas Fund International and Treasurer for the Oxford Centre for Religion & Public Life. He previously worked at a leading retail discounter as a senior manager and operations director.

Hein lives in Swindon with his wife, Hannah, and three young daughters. He attended a Christian school and is passionate for Maranatha to be the choice for Christian parents to provide their children with a good academic foundation in a Christian environment, just as he experienced.