Emma Gregory

Head of the Academy Ambassadors Programme

Emma joined Academy Ambassadors in 2019 and is now the Head of the Academy Ambassadors programme, a role which combines her knowledge of executive search and corporate recruitment with school and trust governance. After graduating from the University of York, Emma joined Marks and Spencer’s graduate training programme as a merchandiser, before moving into executive search and recruitment at consultancy Penna, followed by global engineering firm Siemens and the HR SaaS company Lumesse.

Discovering a passion for education governance when volunteering as a Chair of Governors, Emma joined Buckinghamshire Learning Trust where she led the governance development programme for around 3000 governors across the region. She went on to work for eTeach, the global education recruitment platform engaging with the largest academy trusts in England.