Melissa Murdoch was appointed as a Trustee in 2018 and is a current parent of Sevenoaks School.
Melissa has a background in international development including human rights and public health projects in Cambodia and microcredit programmes in Peru. She has been a Trustee of the Garfield Weston Foundation since 2008. The Foundation is one of the largest grant giving trusts in the UK and supports a wide range of charitable activity in arts, education, youth, health, museums and heritage, community, environment, faith and welfare.
Melissa is also a board member of a number of other charitable organisations including a Trustee of Kent Community Foundation which connects philanthropists to local causes to make a real difference to vulnerable isolated and disadvantaged people and communities in Kent.