Knowledge Schools Trust

Elizabeth Boonzaier - Management Accountant

Mrs Boonzaier joined Knowledge Schools Trust in August 2017 as a Management Accountant. Prior to her appointment, she was Assistant Bursar at an independent school for girls in North London, after which she was the School Business Manager at a boarding school for girls in Eastbourne. Her early career was spent in the education sector in South Africa, as a teacher of Accounting and Business and as Headmistress of a secondary school. She also worked as an accountant in the charity sector in South Africa for national charities focussing on youth development and the re-integration of offenders by providing micro loans for business start-ups.

Mrs Boonzaier belongs to Lions Clubs International, a service organisation providing humanitarian services to communities. In   her leisure time, she enjoys watching sport, especially football and F1 motor racing, and travelling.

Ai-Ling Lee - Management Accountant

Ms Lee graduated from University of Bristol with a degree in Law and is a qualified Accountant. Prior to taking a career break to have children, she worked as an auditor, most recently at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Ms Lee enjoys running, baking and crafting.






 Cheryl Toolan - HR & Operations Manager

Prior to joining Knowledge Schools Trust, Mrs Toolan was co-Founder and Director of a children’s sportswear brand. She was Treasurer of Southfield Primary School’s Parent Teacher Association from 2014-2017; and her early career spanned corporate, financial shared services.

Mrs Toolan is a mother of three children and a keen netball player.


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