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Our founders, Helena and Michelle, also serve as trustees.


Special thanks to Francoise Wagneur who helped develop MathsMakers and served as the Chair of the Board of Trustees 2014-2021. Francoise continues to be a friend and supporter of MathsMakers.

We are currently looking to appoint a new Trustee. See more info here.

Mine Bayar, MathsMakers

Mine Bayar

Mine has over 28 years of teaching mathematics experience at Key stage 3, GCSE  and A Level including teaching ICT for 10 years. She obtained her national professional qualification for senior leadership (NPQSL) at Institute of Education (IoE).  Mine has been head of mathematics for over 14 years and worked as a Specialist Leader of Education. She has a passion for teaching mathematics and making a difference in children’s and young adults lives.

Gillian Roberts, MathsMakers

Gillian Roberts

Gillian worked in the education sector for over 30 years as a teacher, Advisory Teacher and as Curriculum Adviser in the LB Harrow. She has been an independent Education Consultant with a focus on PSHEE and Healthy Schools and is an Associate Assessor for UNICEF for their Rights Respecting Schools Programme. Since 2018 she has been on the Board of Trustees for Securing Success a charitable organisation that aims to promote the education of children, young people and families in NW London including supporting vulnerable communities and supplementary schools. 

Rachel Wright, MathsMakers

Rachel Wright

Having had a successful 15 year career as a trader in investment banking, Rachel moved into the education sector where  she spent 10 years teaching Mathematics up to and including Further maths A level. Other roles within the school included , Head of House and Director of Extra Curricular, which responsibilities included organising the school calendar as well as  all school trips. Rachel is a primary school governor and enjoys playing bridge, golf and cycling.

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