Madeleine joined Minstead Trust in December 2012 following a career as a Senior Civil Servant in the Department for Business Innovation and Skills and Department for Education leading on the development of adult training policy and Apprenticeships including a secondment to the Skills Funding Agency and Director of Policy and Funding at the National Apprenticeship Service.  Madeleine has an MBA from Henley Management College and has recently completed a Diploma in Charity Management from St Marys University London.  She is Chair of the New Forest (yellow) Local Implementation Group which reports to the Hampshire Learning Disability Partnership Board.