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Meet the Governors

 

Mr Darren Claydon

Role: Co-opted Governor, Compliance Governor
Date of appointment: 29th February 2016; re-elected 28th February 2020
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 3/5; Committee 2/3
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mrs Sharon Corbin

Role: Co-opted Governor, Early Years Link Governor
Date of appointment: 18th November 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 3/4; Committee 2/2
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Miss Vanessa Hicks

Role: Headteacher
Date of appointment: 1st September 2015
Term of office: N/A
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 5/5; Committee 5/5
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mrs Josephine Hinson

Role: Co-opted Governor, Compliance Governor
Date of appointment: 28th September 2011 (Governing Board reconstituted 21st April 2015). Re-elected 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                     
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 5/5; Committee 3/3
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mr Ben Mackett

Role: Parent Governor, English Governor, Modern Foreign Languages Governor
Date of appointment: 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                             
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/5; Committee 1/3
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mr Tom Speer

Role: Staff Governor
Date of appointment: 25th June 2020
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - TEACHER AT GURNARD PRIMARY SCHOOL; PARENT IS MEMBER OF STAFF AT GURNARD PRIMARY SCHOOL
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 1/1
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mrs Emma Meek

Role: Chair of Governors, Local Authority Governor, Child Protection and Safeguarding Governor, Creative Arts Governor, PEACH/Wellbeing Governor
Date of appointment: Elected as Parent Governor on 11th December 2015 and as Local Authority Governor on 12th December 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/5; Committee 5/5
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mr Roger Rickman

Role: Co-opted Governor; Maths Governor
Date of appointment: 26th March 2019
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 4/5; Committee 2/2 
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mrs Liz Smith

Role: Co-opted Governor; Vice Chair; Inclusion Governor
Date of appointment: Elected as Parent Governor on 12th September 2016; re-elected as co-opted governor on 9th September 2020.
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by: Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2019-20: Full Governing Board 5/5; Committee 2/2
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Mr Stuart Thomas

Role: Parent Governor; Compliance Governor
Date of appointment: 13th July 2020
Term of office: 4 years
Appointed by:  Governing Board

Relevant business, financial and pecuniary interests:

  • governance roles in other educational institutions - NONE
  • any material interests arising from relationships between governors or relationships between governors and school staff - NONE
  • attendance record at governing board and committee meetings over the last academic year                                   
  • 2020-21: Full Governing Board 1/1

 

Click here to see details of Governing Board members that have served during

the last 12 months but are no longer Governing Board members