Ian Potter

Board Member

Currently working as CEO of a Multi-Academy-Trust in the South of England, following several decades in school leadership. He is the present Chair of BELMAS, a member of the Association of Education Advisers (AoEA) Board with whom he is also accredited as a Senior Associate. Ian co-opted onto the Conference and Events Committee of BERA, and is a Trustee of two further charities, and was voted by peer Vistage group members as Inspirational Leader 2022. He has three children and enjoys the theatre. His research interests are in system and distributed leadership, coaching and mentoring, and social justice leadership. He has been involved in the coordination of the International School Leadership Development Network (ISLDN) for nearly ten years.