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Our People

Meet the Team

Management Team
Our Proprietor

Our Proprietor is Dr Ivan Stoyanov.  Ivan founded The Villa in 1997 and is a Consultant Paediatrician.  

Emma Champion - Head Teacher

Emma joined The Villa in September 2015. Emma completed her BA Hons (QTS) at Goldsmiths College, University of London.  She has worked in both the state and independent sector across the nursery and primary age phase in a range of senior leadership roles as well as working for Ofsted as an Early Years Inspector.

Amy Wan - Nursery Manager

Amy joined the nursery as Manager in 2009 after working in a range of senior roles including as Deputy Manager in a private nursery in Surrey. Amy was educated in Malaysia and the UK completing her degree in Early Years Education at Bristol University.

Tatiana Homer - Nursery Manager

Tatiana has worked in Early Years Education for over 14 years, and has developed her skills and knowledge in this area through a combination of teaching and senior roles at The Villa and other nurseries. Tatiana has a 1st Class Degree in Early Childhood Studies and Education from London Metropolitan University.

Key Contacts
Sue McGuinness - Office Manager

Sue has been at The Villa since 2001 working in a range of roles and is currently the Office Manager with particular responsibility for the School.  Sue has a degree in journalism and worked for many years as a journalist.  

Email: school@thevillaschoolandnursery.com

Tel: 020 7703 6216

Sofia Campomar - Admin Assistant

Sofia joined The Villa in 2017 as part of the office team responsible for the Nursery administration.  She has previously worked in a range of sectors across the world such as fashion, banking and customer service.  

Email: nursery@thevillaschoolandnursery.com

Tel: 020 7703 6216

Emma Blundell - Bursar

Emma joined The Villa in April 2015 and is responsible for fees and finances. Emma was a Senior Credit Analyst, working in a range of City firms before taking a career break to have children. Emma has a degree in Business Studies. 

Email: finance@thevillaschoolandnursery.com

Tel: 020 7252 7157

Kate Chamberlain - Registrar

Kate joined the Villa in September 2015 and is responsible for Admissions to the Nursery.  Kate worked in Corporate Communications in Investment Banking before taking a career break to have children.  She has a degree in French.

Email: admissions@thevillaschoolandnursery.com

Tel: 020 7252 7157