MEET THE TEAM
Together we are the driving force behind the academy and our ultimately responsible for all day-to-day management decisions and for creating and implementing the Youth Enterprise Academy's long and short term plans, let alone it policies.
Kurtis-Jay, the Chief Executive
Kurtis-Jay is the Chief Executive officer for the academy. He is responsible for the overall management and leadership of the academy, working closely with his team to ensure the academy meets its financial and operational targets.
He is responsible to build new or stronger relationships with other youth organisation, schools and partners around Nottinghamshire.
Kurtis has served in the Armed Forces for a number of years, which for many is a great achievement in its self.
He continues serving as a reservist, during his time he has learnt a lot about building teams and the skills needed to active great things in life.
In fact, he is a proud member of the Chartered Management Institute and a former member of the International Association of Bookkeepers, although his membership has lapsed for the time being.
Aside from that he has been lucky enough to manage a number of projects/businesses from both inside and outside of the forces and holds a certificate of higher education in business management.
He continues to study towards a Bachelor's degree in Business and Management Studies.
In 2015, Kurtis-Jay become the Founder & Chief Executive Officer at the youth enterprise academy; a not-for-profit organisation. He was solely responsible for moving the academy forward until he appointed Charlotte to be his assistant director.
Charlotte Louise, The Chief Operations Officer
Charlotte is the Chief Operations Officer for the academy and regarded as the Co-Founder. Her role is responsible for the daily operation of the company, and routinely reports is to the Chief Executive.
She also supports with the creating and implementing of policies within the academy and from time to time takes the reins as the acting Chief Executive whilst Kurtis-Jay is undertaking his duties within the reserve forces.
She perform all of the above, whilst also studying towards a Bachelor's degree in Youth Studies.
Vacant, The Chief Marketing Officer
Jodie has recently joined as the Chief Marketing Officer for the academy