Simona works as Director of Finance and Business Services in a large all-through special school in Kent. She brings over 25 years’ experience to the board, having worked in administration and finance for the private, third and public sector, mainly in the field of education.
Simona joined People United in 2012, working first as a volunteer and then as a consultant, advising on financial profitability, sustainability and planning. She also supported a local academy for several years, first as a Governor and then as an Independent Reviewer, a role that furthered her knowledge and expertise on the financial management of registered Charities. When time allows she enjoys writing for an Italian newspaper, teaching Spanish and Italian and dabbing into the world of interior design.