The Development Team

Development Director - Lindsey Mepham

Lindsey arrived at KEHS in 2016, following over seven years working as a major gift fundraiser for her alma mater, the University of Oxford. During her time there, Lindsey raised over £5 million towards outreach activities, bursary provision and graduate scholarships. As the first in her family to attend university, Lindsey holds a deep conviction that philanthropy can play a vital role in education, providing educational opportunities which transform lives. Lindsey is responsible for the Trust's fundraising and alumnae relations strategy, working in consultation with our Trustees and the Committee to meet the Trust's charitable objectives. | 0121 415 6055

Alumnae Engagement Manager - Adelaide Bailey

Adelaide joined us as a staff member in 2012, working first in outreach before joining the Development Office in 2014. As a second generation Old Edwardian, Adelaide is perfectly positioned to manage our engagement programme, building a community that benefits Old Edwardians, pupils, parents, staff and the people of our city. | 0121 415 2245

Database Manager - Jo Linforth

Jo is the newest member of the Development Office team. Joining us from Edward's Trust in autumn 2017, Jo has worked for ten years across the charity, corporate and education sectors, developing extensive experience in data, events and fundraising. As Database Manager, Jo is responsible for managing much of our work behind the scenes, running our database and donations processes, and ensuring compliance. | 0121 415 6048

Development Officer - Gary Williams

Gary joined the Development Office in 2015, having worked at a college for the visually impaired. Gary also has a background in broadcast graphic design. Gary is responsible for the day-to-day running of our services, donation processing, and event and communication preparation. Gary also supports Jo in managing, cleansing and preparing data. | 0121 415 6095