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Our Senior Team

The Headmaster, Philip Wayne, joined RGS in 2015 having been Head of Chesham Grammar School for 8 years.  He studied Music at the University of Manchester. The Headmaster is very proud of the RGS community and thrives on his aspiration and restlessness to pursue constant improvement.   

Deputy Headmaster Alex Wallace studied at Birmingham University before completing his PGCE at Bath University. His main areas of responsibility are the day to day running of the school, Teaching and Learning and CPD. 

Chief Operating Officer, Deborah Vorhies, BA (Law), B.Compt (Hons), MBA, is responsible for oversight of all corporate matters for the school, including Finance, Human Resources, IT, Estates, and anything else that comes her way.

Assistant Head Dawn Booth studied Education and English at the University of Exeter and focused on courses in Psychology and special educational needs. Her main responsibilities are Student Development, Safeguarding and she is the school SENCO. 

Assistant Head James Eve studied English Language and Literature at the University of St Andrews before completing an MA in Renaissance Literature at the University of York. Main responsibilities are: Pupil Progress and Attainment, Reporting, Pupil Premium and Performance Management. 

Assistant Head Marieke Forster studied Biology at Imperial College, London.  Amongst other areas, she has responsibility for the developing House System and ever changing Digital Strategy, as well as the very important Co-Curricular aspects of life at the RGS.   

Assistant Head Hilary Munday studied Romance Studies at Aberystwyth University and PGCE at Leeds. She is Assistant Head with responsibility for Curriculum, Timetable and Day to Day Operations.   

Assistant Head Jon Scourfield has a Sports degree and is now Director of Boarding and also has responsibility in overseeing the Sports Department.