Phil joined Colebridge after many years of working within the public sector, including roles as Director of Business Transformation and Deputy CEO for Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council. He has also held board roles for a NHS Trust, College and the School of Social Entrepreneurs. Phil is into model railways and loves to walk his dogs.
Dave joined the trust after retiring as Head of Coleshill Heath school in Chelmsley Wood, North Solihull. As well as setting up pioneering early years provision, working as a consultant for the schools regeneration partnership in North Solihull he has been and continues to be involved in a number of community groups and boards including Chair of Finance for Yorkswood School and Around Again Trustee. Dave enjoys rugby and live music.
Charles was instrumental in setting up the social enterprise at Colebridge and is now CEO for the School of Social Entrepreneurs supporting the development of new socially beneficial organisations. Previously, he worked within the automotive sector.
Phil is a retired management consultant, local resident and continues to work volunteer as school governor.
Warren is a partner of Start 2 Finish Marketing, an established marketing company who predominantly work with the manufacturing sector. Outside of work, he participates in amateur dramatics.
Deb recently retired as Head of Yorkswood School in Kingshurst in North Solihull and has also been the Chief Executive of the Unity Schools Collaborative. Deb is the current Chair of Around Again, based in Fordbridge.
Andrew runs his own I.T consultancy, supporting organisations across the Midlands.
Chet joined Colebridge (in a joint employment with Unit Schools collaborative) in 2016 to develop the social enterprise and employment and skills work. He and had previously worked with Solihull Council within Economic Development & Regeneration, working with stakeholders on projects that included enterprise, schools, employment, digital inclusion and community development.
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