Trustees

Zoë Teale

Zoë Teale

Chair

Zoë Teale is a Grand-daughter of Allen Lane. She studied at Oxford University and the London School of Economics, has taught English in the past and is currently working as a volunteer in several of the museums in Oxford, where she lives with her family. She also writes fiction and has had a novel and short stories published.

Maurice Frankel

Maurice Frankel

Trustee

Maurice Frankel has worked for the Campaign for Freedom of Information since it began in 1984, and director since 1987. He previously worked for the corporate accountability group Social Audit. He was actively involved in persuading the government to introduce the FOI Act in 1999 and improving the bill in Parliament and now helps train public authorities and requesters, advises people on their rights and seeks to strengthen and improve the Act’s operation. He received an OBE for services to open government in 2004.

Margaret Hyde

Margaret Hyde

Trustee

Margaret studied social administration at the London School of Economics and has spent most of her professional career in the voluntary sector. She was Director of the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation for eleven years, has served on the Big Lottery Fund, the Charity Tribunal and as a governor of LSE. She is currently studying fine art.

Fredrica Teale

Fredrica Teale

Trustee

Fredrica Teale is a Grand-daughter of Allen Lane, and has been a Trustee of the Foundation since 2002. She lives in Dorset with her husband and three sons and is currently doing a PhD in Medieval History at the University of Southampton.

Juliet Walker

Juliet Walker

Trustee

Juliet Walker has a degree in Social Anthropology from the London School of Economics and is an editor/journalist covering many subjects, with a bias towards environmental and associated issues. She contributes to a wide number of international publications. Since 1980 she has been a member of the International Council and Executive of Survival International (for tribal peoples).

Philip Walsh

Philip Walsh

Trustee

Philip Walsh is the Chief Financial Officer at the RAF Museum, having previously been Director of Finance and Operations at the Wallace Collection in central London. He qualified as a chartered accountant after studying Natural Sciences at Durham University, and went on to work at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Originally from Lancashire, he now lives with his family in North London.