Charlie Stripp MBE - President 2024 - 2025

At the AGM in April, we welcomed Charlie Stripp as the new President of the MA. 

Charlie is a passionate advocate of mathematics education at all levels, from primary school to university.

As Chief Executive of the maths education charity, Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI), Charlie leads an organisation which plays a national role in mathematics curriculum development and teacher professional development. MEI plays a key role in the development and leadership of major government-funded programmes to improve maths education: the Advanced Mathematics Support Programme (AMSP), the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics   (NCETM) and the Maths Hubs Programme.


Since first training to be a teacher, Charlie has been a member of the Mathematical Association, serving as Chair of Teaching Committee and a member of the MA’s Council in the late 1990s and early 2000s. He was awarded an MBE for services to education in 2015.

Charlie's Interviews & Podcasts

Charlie interviews Kathryn Greenhalgh - Executive Director of Maths for the Outwood Grange Academy Trust and co-lead for the Yorkshire and Humber Maths Hub. Kathryn is also the Chair of the Maths Hub Council. They discuss a variety of issues towards attitudes and influences towards mathematics in schools, particularly from those in less advantaged areas.