Executive Team

The Executive Board has corporate responsibility for the overall implementation of strategies and policies approved by the Board of Trustees. It includes representation from all three MAT schools to ensure every school has a voice and each school’s individual ethos is maintained.

Mark Lees - Interim CEO

Mark LeesMark Lees is our Interim CEO and has had a long and varied career in education as a teacher, headteacher and LA Adviser. He previously led St Piran’s Cross Multi-Academy Trust. He retired from this post in 2017 and since this time has worked as school improvement partner and OFSTED inspector.  Mark brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our trust and supports our school leaders with the leadership and management of their schools. Mark is passionate about ensuring the children who attend our three schools have the very best educational opportunities and make strong progress from their starting points. He is also keen to ensure that all of our hardworking staff feel valued and well supported.

Alex George – Interim Headteacher (Falmouth School)
Alex George

Alex George is one of the Deputy Headteachers at Falmouth School, leading on Operations. A teacher for 25 years, Alex began teaching after working in the finance sector in London. Alex has experience of working in five secondary schools in the South West, teaching chemistry and leading science departments before moving into senior leadership. Appreciating the Cornish fresh air with family and making music are how Alex enjoys any spare moments. 

Hannah Stevens – Headteacher (St Francis School)
Hannah Stevens

Hannah Stevens is the Headteacher of St Francis C of E primary school, and works in partnership with all schools within the Falmouth MAT to ensure that St Francis continues to provide the highest standard of education for its pupils. Falmouth is home for Hannah and is where she grew up and attended school. After graduating University to become a teacher, Hannah moved to Tavistock in Devon and spent 8 years teaching there. After getting married and having 2 children, Hannah moved back home to Falmouth, and when the sun is shining she enjoys exploring all the beautiful beaches that Cornwall has to offer.

Rachel Marsh – Deputy Headteacher (St Francis School)
Rachel Marsh

Rachel Marsh is the Deputy Headteacher at St Francis C of E Primary School. In the additional roles of SENCo, Designated Safeguarding Lead and Trauma Informed Schools Practioner,  she takes the leading role on children’s welfare and inclusion throughout the school.  Since graduating, Rachel has taught in several local primary schools, with her heart always being in Cornwall.   As well as having a bustling family life,  Rachel is a keen sportswoman and can be found dashing about the netball court during the winter months and rowing surfboats on the north coast when the sun comes out in summer.  

Lee Moscato – Headteacher (King Charles School)
Lee Moscato

Lee Moscato is the Headteacher of King Charles C of E Primary School and has worked at King Charles for eight years.  He joined the school as a Year 4 teacher and progressed to Assistant Head then to Head of School before becoming Headteacher in 2017.  Before joining King Charles he taught at a school in Redruth for five years where he worked whilst training to become a teacher through MarJon in Plymouth.  Local to Cornwall, despite a name with proud Italian heritage, he attended Redruth School before studying for A-levels and then training to become a teacher.  When not at school he enjoys walking his dog and spending time with family and friends - ideally somewhere in the sunshine!


For further Information regarding Falmouth MAT, please contact the MAT Officer, Claire Collins – matenquiries@falmouthmat.org.uk