Chief Executive Officer

Dr Stephen Tommis

MA, DPhil, PGCE

Stephen joined the charity in January 2015. Before that he was the founding Executive Director of the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education (HKAGE), a post he took up in February 2008. The HKAGE is an initiative to ensure that appropriate provision is made for teachers, parents as well as all gifted students across Hong Kong.

Between 2003 and 2008 he was the Executive Director of The National Association for Gifted Education (NAGE) in the UK where he led campaigns to get parents needs heard in government and schools. He was previously Headmaster of Abbotsholme School in Staffordshire, Deputy Head at the King’s School, Gloucester, and Head of Department at Sherborne School, Dorset.

Stephen is a graduate of the University of Dundee (MA First Class Honours), Jesus College, Oxford where he was awarded the D Phil degree and the Institute of Education, London University where he took a PGCE.