Meet Our Team

Director of Finance

Moira Cummins

Director of Academies

Takako Yeung

After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, Moira has spent much of her career providing a range of financial management services in Education and the Voluntary Sector. She is a member of the Charity Advisors Network and a former school governor.

Moira is responsible for the day to day financial management of the Trust and supports NET’s Academies Development Programme.

Takako is a former secondary teacher having taught Politics and History in some of the best schools in London, Bangkok and Singapore. She recently completed an MA in Public Policy with Distinction at King’s College, London.

In 2012 she co-edited the National Education Trust publication on innovative and effective use of the Pupil Premium.

Office Administrator

Kate Cheshire

Finance Officer

Alison Haynes

Finance Officer

Diana Hawker

Kate joined the NET team in July 2014. She brings a host of office managerial experience to a growing team and has obtained her CIPD qualification in Personnel and Development.

Alison joined the NET team in April 2013. She is a qualified accountant (AAT) and has experience of financial and management accounting processes across a range of industries.

Diana joined the NET team in September 2016. She is a part qualified Chartered Certified Accountant with a BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting. Diana has significant experience of working on academy audits in practice, as well as the preparation of financial and management accounts, tax and provision of software training services.