Who We Are

 

WHO WE ARE - OUR CURRENT GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

 

Governor Name

Remarks

Mr David Etherton

Interim Executive Headteacher

Member of Pay and Admissions Committees

Mrs Jennifer Wise

Acting Head of School and Associate Member of the Governing Body

Member of Admissions Committee

Mrs Rachel Mulliss

Acting Assistant Head of School and Associate Member of the Governing Body

Dr Richard Quirk

Foundation Governor

Chair of Governors

Member of Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel and Pay Committee.

Lead Governor - Curriculum.

Named English Governor.

Dr Quirk’s term of office ends on 19 May 2022

Mr Mike Cordery

Foundation Governor

Joint Vice-Chair of Governors.

Member of Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel.

Named Maths and Science Governor.

Mr Cordery’s term of office ends on 25 March 2023

Mr Duncan Crow

Local Authority Appointed Governor

Joint Vice-Chair of Governors

Member of Pay Committee.

Mr Crow’s current term of office ends on 23 September 2024

Mrs Carol Blandford

Staff Governor

Named Link Governor, who is the ‘link’ between the local authority and the governing body, with particular interest in promoting governor training and development.

Mrs Blandford’s current term of office ends on 1 March 2022

Mrs Kate Trolley

 

Parent Governor

Member of Pay Committee.

Mrs Trolley’s term of office ends on 24 May 2025

Mrs Gemma Adam

Parent Governor

Lead Governor – Disadvantaged Learners

Member of Headteacher’s Performance Management Review Panel.

Mrs Adam’s term of office ends on 20 November 2025

Reverend Richard Poole

Foundation Governor (Ex-Officio)

Vicar in charge of The parish of Furnace Green, St Andrew, Crawley.

Named RE and Spiritual Development Governor.

Pastoral Support Governor.

Member of Admissions Committee.

Mr Alex Collins

Foundation Governor

Lead Governor – SEND/Inclusion

Named Website Governor.

Member of Admissions Committee.

Mr Collins’ term of office ends on 13 March 2024

Reverend Roger Barden

Foundation Governor

Member of Admissions Committee.

Named Health & Safety Governor and PSHE Governor.

Reverend Barden’s term of office ends on 29 November 2022

Mrs Filipa Martins

Foundation Governor

Lead Governor – Safeguarding

Mrs Martin’s term of office ends on 3 February 2023

Mrs Donna Wilson

Foundation Governor

Named EYFS Governor

Mrs Wilson’s term of office ends on 15 June 2025

Mr Rob Walker

Associate Member

Named Finance Governor

Mr Walker’s term of office ends on 19 October 2025

Mrs Anita McGuinness

Clerk to Governors

Not a governor but works with the Governing Body to provide administrative support, together with advice and guidance on governance, powers, constitutional and procedural matters and any legislative changes.