Malcolm is the Vice-Chair of Spencer Academies Trust Board.
With an honours degree in Education and a diploma from the Royal Academy of Music, Malcolm has a lifelong interest in pedagogy. A digital infrastructure and market research specialist, he has been employed by three universities, and several sector bodies across the UK.
Having played a pivotal role as Chair of Governors at Chetwynd Primary Academy, Malcolm Batchelor joined the Board of Directors of Spencer Academies Trust in 2014, accepting the role of Vice Chair in 2019. He takes a particular interest in the collection of data and its strategic application to the Trust, and also chairs the Trust Quality & Standards Committee.