Tommy Cullen is the Chief Operating Officer for The Stour Academy Trust. He began this role in September 2018 after previously working as the Director of Finance and Premises for the Trust from January 2017. Tommy acts as the Chief Finance Officer of the Trust and is heavily involved in our building expansions and new development schools such as Chilmington Green Primary School.

Beginning his career in an educational setting in 2009 as a Finance Assistant, by 2016, he was acting as Finance and Business Manager for a MAT comprising of 9 schools. Tommy has worked closely with the DFE and ESFA on a number of high profile Trust rebrokerages and continues to support them on a number of pilot schemes. Currently, he is an active member of the ESFA user group supporting a wider network of MATs across the country.