JEWISH COMMUNITY ACADEMY TRUST PROFILES

Meet our Members, Trustees, Chairs of Governors and Central Team

CENTRAL TEAM

Sarah Turner

Trustee

Sarah has recently retired from education, where she was most recently the . . .

Maurice Moses

Trustee

Maurice is a Chartered Accountant (qualified in 1982) and Licensed Insolven . . .

Jaiya Bhandari

JCAT CFO

Jaiya is CFO of the Jewish Community Academy Trust. Jaiya is a chartered ac . . .

Belinda Cohen

Chair of Governors of Wolfson Hillel Primary School

Belinda is a business improvement consultant who specialises in leadership . . .

Glenn Bezalel

Trustee

Glenn is a Trustee with a focus on Education. He is Director of Teaching & . . .

David Frei

Member

David Frei is the External and Legal Services Director of the United Synago . . .

Judy Greenberg

Chair of Governors of Hertsmere Jewish Primary School

Judy became Chair of Governors of Hertsmere Jewish Primary School in March . . .

Michael Bronstein

Trustee

Michael is a JCAT Trustee and a solicitor specialising in employment law. H . . .

Jason Golding

JCAT Operations and Facilities Manager

Jason works with JCAT as the facilities/Operations Manager supporting schoo . . .

Ewa Myrus

JCAT Finance Manager

Ewa Myrus joined the JCAT team in September 2020 as a Finance Manager. In . . .

Maurice Moses

Trustee

Maurice is a Chartered Accountant (qualified in 1982) and Licensed Insolven . . .

Dean Jayson

Trustee

Dean is the co-Vice Chair of Trustees and chairs the Finance and Resource C . . .

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis

Member

Rabbi Mirvis is Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commo . . .

Joshua Rowe

Member

Joshua Rowe is a founding member of JCAT. He is Chair of Governors of King . . .

Zoe Silverman

Chair of Governors of Sacks Morasha Primary School

Zoë is an accomplished Architect with over 20 years’ experience in resident . . .

Laura Russell

Training and Development Lead

Laura has been teaching for 27 years as a class teacher, subject leader and . . .

Mark Nicolaides

Chair of Governors of Sacks Morasha Jewish Primary School

Mark was born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA and moved to the UK in . . .

Russell Tenzer

Trustee

Russell is a Chartered Accountant and joined Blick Rothenberg in 2018 upon . . .

Michael Goldstein

Member and Trustee

Michael is a JCAT Member and Trustee and currently President of the United . . .

Dan Bacall

Trustee

Dan Bacall is a Trustee with a focus on Jewish ethos issues, representing C . . .

Sarah Jacobs

Wellbeing Practitioner

As Wellbeing Practitioner for JCAT, Sarah coordinates wellbeing curriculum . . .

Gareth Jones

CEO

Gareth is CEO of JCAT. He has taught English for over forty years and been . . .

Kirsten Jowett

JCAT CEO

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Suzanne Tager

Chair of Governors of Rimon Jewish Primary School

Suzanne is Chair of Governors at Rimon Jewish Primary School and works hard . . .

Julia Chain

Trustee

Julia qualified as a solicitor, specialising in corporate finance law. She . . .

Claire Lemer

Member and Trustee

Claire Lemer is a general paediatrician who works in London and is a member . . .

Mel Lawson

JCAT Administrator

Mel was appointed JCAT Administrator when the MAT was established in March . . .

Gabi Braham

Local Governor

Gabi Braham was chair of governors for Moriah Jewish Day School and is a go . . .