Meet Our Governors

The academy is part of The Co-operative Academies Trust, a multi-academy trust. Please visit the Trust website to find out about the Board of Directors and also to view the Trust's Annual ReportPolicies and Financial Statements. 

The Trust and its academies operate within an established Scheme of Delegation detailing those matters that are reserved for the Board and delegated to governors and Principal. 

Decisions reserved for the Trust Board include providing strategic direction to the Trust, ensuring financial viability, establishing an Audit Committee and compliance with Department for Education requirements.

The governors at each academy are responsible for the management of the business of the academy including adopting an annual plan and budget, monitoring the academies by the use of targets and budgets and senior staff appointments. 

Tony Hind

Category of Governor Chair
Apointment 13/12/17
Term of Office 4 years
Date of resignation N/A
Relevant business and pecuniary interests None decalred
Attendance record 2016-2017 N/A
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Jack Sowter

Category of Govenor  Headteacher
Date of Appointment N/A
Term of Office N/a
Date of Resignation N/A
Relevant business and pecuniary interests None declared
Attendance record 2016/2017  
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Mark Fox

Category of Governor Parent
Date of Appointment 1/3/2017
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation N/A
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interest Nothing declared
Attendance Record 2016/17 1/2
 
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Robin Williamson

Category of Governor

Co-Opted

Date of Appointment

5/10/2016

Term of Office

4 years

Date of Resignation

N/A

Appointed by

Governing Body

Relevant business and pecuniary interest

None to declare

Attendance Record 2016-2017

4/4

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Peter Ball

Category of Governor

Sponsor

Date of Appointment

5/10/16

Term of Office

4 years

Date of Resignation

N/A

Appointed by

Co-Operative Group

Relevant business and pecuniary interest

Parent Governor- Sherburn Hungate Community Primary School

Attendance Record 2016/2017

3/4
 
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Debbie Bellis

Category of Governor Teaching staff
Date of Appointment 26/11/2015
Term of Office 4 years
Date of resignation N/A
Apppinted by Election
Relevant business and pecuniary interest None to declare
Attendance Record 2016 - 2017 4/4
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Patricia Swann

Category of Governor

Co-Opted

Date of Appointment

22/11/2016

Term of Office

4 years

Date of Resignation

N/A

Appointed by

Governing Body

Relevant business and pecuniary interest

None to decalre

Attendance Record 2016/2017

4/4

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Nazia Khan

Category of Governor Parent
Date of appointment 26/11/2015
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation N/A
Appointed by Election
Relevant business and pecuniary interests None to declare
Attendance record 2016/2017 1/4
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Sarah Pudney

Category of Governor Co-Opted
Date of Appointment 1/9/2014
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation N/A
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interest Senior Manager, Finance Directorate, NHS England
Attendance record 2016/2017 3/4


                                      

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Michael Smith

Category of Governor Sponsor
Date of Appointment 1/9/2014
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation N/A
Appointed by Co-Operative Group
Relevant business and pecuniary interest  
Attendance record 2016/2017 4/4

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Previous Governors 

Dave Johnson

Category of Governor Sponsor
Date of Appointment 5/9/2016
Term of Office 4 years
Date of resignation 12/1/18
Appointed by Co-Operative Group
Relevant business and pecuniary interests Spouse Employed at East Street Arts – have completed work for the Co-op Academies
Attendance at Governing Body meetings 2016/2017 2/4
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Haley Crispin

Category of Governor                               Staff

Date of appointment                                 26/11/2015

Term of office                                             4 Years

Date of resignation                                   13/12/17

Appointed by                                             Election

Relevant business and pecuniary        None to declare
interest

Attendance record 2015-2016                2/4

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Frank Norris

Category of Governor Sponsor/Interim Chair
Date of Appointment 13/1/2016
Term of office To be reviewed after 6 months
Date of Resignation 13/12/17
Appointed by Trust Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interest

Non-Executive Director of Paperworks based in Leeds.

Committee member at Bramhall Cricket Club, Cheshire

Attendance Record 2015/2016 4/4
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Matthew Price

Category of Governor Co-Opted
Date of Appointment 15/2/2015
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation 30/10/17
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interest

PA Consulting – Consulting Services Education Sector – Health & Social Care

Attendance Record 2015/2016 4/4
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Anthea Byfield

Category of Governor  
Date of Appointment 26/11/15
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation 04/10/16
Relevant business and pecuniary interests.  None declared
Attendance Records 2016-2017 0
   
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Alison Lesurf

Category of Governor Co-Opted
Date of Appointment 1/9/2014
Term of office 4 years
Date of Resignation 06/07/2017
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interests Association of Language Learning
Attendance record 2015/2016 2/3

      

  

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Rebecca Ingram

Category of Governor Executive Headteacher
Date of Appointment N/A
Term of  Office N/A
Date of Resignation 31/05/2017
Appointed by N/A
Relevant business and pecuniary interest None to declare
Attendance Record 2015/2016 3/3
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Laura Hassoul

Category of Governor


Co-Opted

Date of Appointment 28/2/2017
Term of Office 4 years
Date of Resignation 22/3/2017
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interest Awaiting information
Attendance Record 2015/2016 1/1
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Mike Urwin

Category of Governor Co-Opted
Date of Appointment 13/7/2015
Term of Office 4 years
Date of resignation 31/08/2016
Appointed by Governing Body
Relevant business and pecuniary interests Governor at Carr manor Primary School
Attendance record 2015/2016 3/5
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