Peter Priest – Co-opted
Peter is a co-opted governor and is also a member of the support staff at Henry Beaufort. He retired from IBM in 2015 after 34 successful years in the IT service industry working globally in numerous technical, managerial and executive roles. Peter is a former RAF Volunteer Reserve Wing Commander who had, until recently, command and responsibility for 250 volunteer and regular staff plus 1000 Air Cadets in Hampshire & the Isle of Wight. Married to Sharon, a retired FE teacher and specialist in MLD in the post 16 area, he has two daughters one of whom works in marketing and the other is an international financial lawyer. Interests include sailing, a spot of gardening, keeping his old Triumph TR6 on the road, a smattering of photography and attempting to play the ukulele all mixed with a healthy dose of foreign travel.