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Martha Cass

Head of Development—Maternity Cover

Martha worked in Higher Education Development for fifteen years, as a Deputy Director of Development and Senior Gifts Manager, most recently at University College, Oxford, where she still works one day a week.   From 2007-2013 Martha set up and ran the Legacies programme at the University of Birmingham. Before that, Martha Chaired the Burford School Uganda Link, from 2005-07.

Martha holds a MPhil(Res) in Education from Birmingham (2011) and read music at Yale as a undergrad. In 2021 she studied with the Kiss the Ground Foundation, taking their Soil Advocacy course, and since then have become a keen, if not very successful, regenerative gardener.