Chairman: Dr Michael Carr BSc (Hons), PhD, Cert.Ed, CBiol, MIBiol.
Dr Michael Carr has been Chairman of the Marfan Trust since October 2015. Michael is affected by Marfan syndrome and has been a Trustee since 2000. Now retired, he taught and researched in the university sector for over 25 years, holding a number of senior positions for academic quality, before becoming a senior manager at Edexcel, one of the UK's leading awarding bodies. His roles and responsibilities included the management of major programmes of qualification development involving budgetary controls, human resource management, and delivery of product to quality and on time, and liaison with senior regulatory officials.