Committee and Contacts

Our committee is made up of a group of hard-working volunteers who care greatly about the success of language departments in the UK and in international schools abroad.

Each committee member has a specific role and can be contacted via the links below. If you are interested in becoming more involved with ISMLA, please be in touch. You can email the committee at

Role Member Affiliation
Chair Oliver Hopwood Westminster School send email
Vice-Chair & German Justin Pinnells Winchester College send email
Treasurer Peter Ansell Formerly of Stonyhurst College send email
Secretary Caroline Murie Glenalmond College send email
Advertising Vacant send email
Awarding Bodies Joe Burrows Eton College send email
Bulletin Editor Charlotte Hignett Oundle School send email
Conference & Membership Kevin Dunne Formerly of Ampleforth College send email
Conference Planning Pierre Pillet Charterhouse School send email
Competitions & Conference Exhibitions Adèle Venter North London Collegiate School send email
Innovations in MFL Nick Mair Dulwich College send email
International Schools & IB David Sheppard Tanglin Trust School, Singapore send email
Partnerships John Wilson Cheadle Hulme School send email
Prep/Junior/Primary Guy Askew Aysgarth School send email
SLT Mentoring & CPD Sara Davidson Oundle School send email
Website & Social Media Andrew Loughe Kings Interhigh send email
French Oliver Abbott Cheadle Hulme School send email
Italian Peter Langdale Formerly of North London Collegiate School send email
Russian Anna Little Marlborough College send email
Mandarin Jenny Chen Oundle School send email
Spanish Marta Viruete Navarro Kimbolton School send email