Eliza Ecclestone, who joined the Governing Body in 2010, studied for the International Baccalaureate at Sevenoaks School. A graduate of Southampton University and the London College of Law, Eliza practised as a solicitor specialising in family law.
Now she is the managing trustee of St Clere Estate, where she lives with her husband and three children. She launched and runs a successful events business from St Clere alongside the property management and farming businesses. Eliza is also a Family Mediator specialising in succession issues. She is on various boards of Trustees, including the Sevenoaks Almshouses, and received a BEM in 2022 for service to the community in Sevenoaks during the Covid-19 pandemic.