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Caroline Sheppard awarded OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Our Congratulations to Caroline Sheppard, Chair of Directors of Whitefield Academy Trust, who has been appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Caroline has worked tirelessly as an advocate for Whitefield as a governor and director for around 20 years, and has provided constant guidance during the many changes that the education sector has seen during that time.

Caroline Sheppard OBE
Caroline Sheppard OBE

Her selfless contribution of time, professional knowledge, networking ability and her skill in articulating a strategic view and encourage everyone to play their part has been invaluable to the development of the schools over the years.

Elaine Colquhoun OBE, Whitefield Academy Trust CEO said “I’m absolutely delighted that Caroline has received this award, in part for her work with Whitefield. I would like to thank her for the time, expertise and enthusiasm that she has devoted to the School and Academy over the years, helping to reach the very best outcomes for the children and young people within the Trust and to provide high quality support for their familes”