Matthew Edwards – MEMBER

Matt Edwards

Governor, educational and school leadership experience

  • Jack Hunt School Community Learning Trust
  • Anglian Water appointed Director of JHS CLT from 2010 to 2013
  • JHS Foundation Governor from 2010 to 2015
  • Member of Resource Management Committee from 2010 to 2015
  • Chair of Resource Management Committee 2013 to 2015
  • Link Governor for Science and Design Technology
  • Part of Headteacher Performance Management Review 2013-2015

Professional experience

  • Asset Maintenance and Information Manager for Anglian Water Services
  • Water Utilities Asset and Operational Management experience for +16 years
  • Leadership and management of +60 staff with accountability for asset maintenance
  • strategies, and asset and customer information and analytics for Anglian Water
  • Services. Annual budgetary accountability +£5m (opex and capex)

Professional and education qualifications

  • MSc Water & Wastewater Engineering (Cranfield University)
  • BSc Hon. Environmental Geoscience (Edinburgh University)
  • Accredited Programme Manager (MSP) practitioner
  • Accredited Project Manager (PRINCE2) practitioner
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Water & Environmental Management (M.CIWEM)
  • Member of the Institute of Asset Management

Community involvement

  • FA Level 1 Coach for Bottisham Football Club (Chartered FA Football Club)

Skills and expertise in relation to school governance

  • Asset Strategy & Planning
  • Asset Maintenance
  • Data & Information Management
  • Finance
  • Premises & Capital projects
  • Strategic planning
  • Data analysis
  • Process / continuous improvement
  • Change management