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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 (treasurer)


B.Sc(Chemistry), PG in Business Mgmt, Mumbai University. Currently doing 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: Finance; 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


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: Governance, overall school management, structure and admissions and  finance