About us

Our team

Jayne Taylor

Chief Executive of The Elephant Group

Jayne joined The Elephant Group in 2022 following 18 years working in Higher Education as a student recruitment and access specialist, most recently as  Head of Student Recruitment and Access Development at Sheffield Hallam University.

Committed to working collaboratively, she has a passion for equality, diversity and inclusion, with a strong belief in the transformative power of education.

Adilla Allebone-Parish

Interim Head of Programmes and Operations


Jo Ormond

Regional Manager - London & Midlands

Lynsey McCabe

Regional Manager - Yorkshire & Northeast

London & east midlands

Hannah Redzimski

Regional Coordinator

Catherine Coughlan

Regional Coordinator

Our board of trustees

Matt Jones OBE (Chair)

Executive Principal Ark Globe Academy

Dr Sally Burtonshaw

Associate Director (Education), Public First

Paul Cleal OBE

Non-Executive Director

Peter Hughes

CEO - Mossbourne Federation

Chris Kelly

Director - Newton Europe

Sabiha Laher

Associate Executive Principal Outwood Grange Academy Trust

With thanks to

John Wallace

John provides us his incredible photography and videography services with charity concessions that make his quality service affordable to us.

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Kieli Bibbings

Kieli brings our visions to life so that we can share knowledge and skills with participants via quality infographics, presentations and workbooks.

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