Our Team

cmorrisCarol Morris BA (Hons), PGCE, NPQH

Mrs Carol Morris joined the Trust in 2012 as Strategic Director: Academies, overseeing academy transition and the continuing development and improvement of the academies within the Trust. She took on the role of CEO in January 2016. In her early career Carol taught English in a range of secondary school settings, moving on to middle and senior leadership positions in Kent secondary schools. As a senior leader she was seconded to Kent Local Authority for school to school support work and more recently Carol has worked as an Ofsted inspector in the South of England. As CEO Carol also undertakes outreach work offering quality strategic leadership and management expertise.

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fburgessLouise Burgess BA (Hons), CPFA
Finance Director/Company Secretary

Mrs Louise Burgess joined the Trust on 3rd September 2012 as Finance Director. Louise began her career as a trainee accountant with Kent County Council. She remained with Kent County Council for 17 years during which time she worked across a number of departments, but mainly within the Education Service. Louise became Finance Director of a Kent Academy Trust in 2010 before moving to the Brook Learning Trust. Louise is also Company Secretary of the Trust.

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