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Our Staff

Jonathan Sobczyk, CEO

Jonny was appointed as the CEO of the Peter Jones Foundation in 2017. A former classroom teacher, Jonny is equally passionate about enterprise and education, and is committed to improving the life chances of the young people we work with.

Bill Muirhead, Head of Schools Programme

Bill joined the Peter Jones Foundation in June 2017. With over 15 years’ experience in enterprise education and work- related learning, Bill came from Coca-Cola European Partners where he led their community education programme, winning a Business in the Community Award for Excellence in 2012.

Olly Carr, Head of Curriculum

Olly joined the Foundation in September 2017, following eight years spent teaching and managing in the state education sector. Taking his experience of developing young people in the classroom, Olly is looking to improve the outcomes for all students on the Tycoon programme. Having worked as a consultant for numerous Sixth Forms across London, he is acutely aware of the impact organisations can have through partnership work with schools.

Shannon Toms, Events Coordinator and PA to the CEO

Shannon joined the Peter Jones Foundation after working as an Executive Assistant to the CEOs and PA to the Leadership Team at The Brilliant Club. Shannon has experience organising high-profile events and conferences. Shannon has previously taught in primary schools and is passionate about promoting equality.

Julian Cabrera, Finance Director

Julian has been managing the finances for the Peter Jones Foundation since 2010 and is motivated by making a difference to the educational opportunities for young people.

Caty Batten, Head of Development

Caty joined the Foundation in May 2017, after 6 months living in Mozambique. A varied career path in television production, adventure travel, and with international NGO’s has now brought Caty back to the enterprise and skills sector, where her career began after graduating from the University of St Andrews.

Graeme Tidd, Head of FE Programme

Graeme joined the Peter Jones Foundation after working in the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy in The Sheffield College. With over 14 years of working in Enterprise Education, Graeme now works to develop the Enterprise Academy network and to support teachers and employers in providing the best possible experience to our learners.

Duncan Todd, Enterprise and Education Officer

Duncan works closely with schools around the country as the Enterprise & Education Officer, helping to instil enterprise and entrepreneurial skills via Tycoon in Schools.

Stacey Lewis, Fundraising Events Manager

Stacey manages the Peter Jones Foundation’s fundraising events, bringing with her extensive experience as Head of Fundraising for a large charity.

Megan Lass, Communications and Marketing Manager

Megan joined the Peter Jones Foundation to deliver the marketing and PR for the charity, having built her career at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Rugby World Cup.