The Senior Team at IAPS

IAPS is led by Chief Executive Dominic Norrish and supported by the Senior Team, based at our headquarters in Warwick. Their priorities are determined by the IAPS Board, made up of members, elected by members.

Dominic Norrish

Chief Executive

As well as fulfilling all the functions of chief executive, Dominic works with the chair and the Board to shape the strategic direction of IAPS. Dominic is the figurehead of the Association and offers first-line support to any member in difficulty.

Contact details:

[email protected]01926 887833; 

Mark Brotherton

Director of Education Services

Mark provides educational support to schools and initiates educational research and development within IAPS. He is responsible for the Courses and Conferences programme and also oversees our comprehensive sports programme. Mark also works with other educational bodies to promote the interests of prep schools.

Contact details: 

[email protected] 01926 461505; 07787 525260

Emilie Darwin

Director of Membership Services

Emilie's primary role is providing advice and help to members in all school operations including marketing, recruitment, legal, safeguarding and associated matters. Emilie also assists the Chief Executive in developing a programme for the development of the international membership. 

Contact details:

[email protected];

01926 461514; 07818 478954

Jackie Moore

Head of Finance

Jackie is responsible for the finances of the Association and for providing advice to members on financial matters. She is also a trustee and secretary/treasurer of itrust. She acts as a primary link with ISBA and represents IAPS at meetings of the Independent Schools Examination Board (ISEB). She also supervises the maintenance, insurance and upkeep of the association’s property.

Contact details:

[email protected]; 01926 461508; 07818 478954

Andrew Nott

Chair 2020-24

The Chair of IAPS is elected by the AGM, having been nominated by the Board. It is the job of the Chair to guide the Chief Executive and staff, attend committee meetings, act as an expert spokesperson and be consulted on significant policy decisions.

Contact details:

[email protected]01926 887833;