TIFFANY BECK

Senior Consultant

Tiffany is a senior consultant with PLMR, working across the public affairs, media relations and wider communications disciplines, specialising in strategy, reputation management, change management, PR and stakeholder management.

Prior to joining PLMR, Tiffany worked as Senior Governance Advisor for REAch2 Academy Trust, one of the largest trusts in the country, advising school leaders and governors on all aspects of governance and schools including how to navigate complex situations. Previously she worked in leadership development with The Whitehall & Industry Group and in book publishing sales and marketing with Simon & Schuster (USA).

She is a vocal advocate for the academies programme and is co-founder and chair of Maritime Academy Trust. She is a National Leader of Governance specialising in areas of trust organisational development including communications, governance, leadership, strategic planning, stakeholder engagement, building a single culture, growth management, becoming an employer of choice, and developing school improvement models. She advises trusts across the country on these issues and speaks frequently on these topics for organisations such as the Department for Education, Confederation of School Trusts, Academy Ambassadors, Forum Strategy, and Optimus Education.

Tiffany led one of her boards to win the National Governance Association’s Outstanding Governance Award 2017. She is part of Sir David Carter’s team for Ambition Institute, conducting diagnostics of how school trusts are developing across the country. She contributes articles to publications such as Schools Week, CST’s Trust Journal, NGA’s Governing Matters, and Optimus Education’s Insight.

Tiffany graduated from the University of Florida with a BA in Political Science with a concentration in International Relations and a minor in History, and she is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.