Currently the COO at Taunton School, previously the Bursar at Port Regis, Nikki is an experienced finance professional and former Army Officer. She has been involved in a restructure of the Taunton School teachers’ pensions offer and has recently delivered on a £5.6m new dining room project at the school. She is also a defined benefit pension scheme trustee, an ISI compliance inspector, swimming teacher and has trained in resilient leadership, coaching and mentoring. Before working in education she spent 14 years commissioned service in the Army and during that time served across the world in a variety of roles. She enjoys spending her spare time in the company of her three children and two dogs and either cycling or running.