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School Governors

Iain Nettleton, Co-Chair of Governors

Iain became a co-opted governor in 2017 and has children at the school. As a chartered accountant and MBA he brings a range of skills related to strategic management and governance. Iain is a partner at BDO LLP and currently leads an international consulting team where he delivers projects in developing nations related to public sector reform and economic growth.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

Co-opted

 

Vulnerable groups/SEND

Safeguarding

until 15.6.25

None

Iain has a daughter at the school

Parent

BDO LLP Partner

 

Richard Davies, Co-Chair of Governors

Rich was elected to the Local School Committee in December 2018. He works on the management team at Ark – an education charity with a network of 38 schools, as well as curriculum & teacher development programmes. Rich holds masters degrees in Engineering, Business and Education from Oxford and Stanford.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Elected

 

Standards

until 19.12.22

School Governor of Ark Oval Primary Academy

Rich has a daughter at the school

Parent

Ark Schools

 

Alan Whitmore

Alan was elected to the Local School Committee as a parent governor in 2018. Alan is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and works at a global consultancy firm. He holds masters degrees from the University of Oxford and Imperial College Business School.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Elected 

 

Finance

Communications

until 19.12.22

None

Alan has a daughter at the school

Mercer  Ltd

Parent

 

Joanne Wallace

Joanne joined the LSC in January 2019 and has 2 children at the school. She works at Abbot’s Hill School where she is Phase Leader for Years 1 to 3 and teaches Year 1. She has been teaching for 18 years in a wide variety of schools from North Nottinghamshire ex mining towns, East London, Australia, North London to Hertfordshire.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

Co-opted

 

Behaviour & Well-being

until 19.12.22

None

Joanne has 2 children at the school

Parent

 

Miss Cherie Bunney

Miss Bunney is a class teacher and Leads Maths at the school. She joined the Local Schools Committee as Staff Governor in September 2021. She has taught at the school for  1 year.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Staff

 

 

until 22.09.25

None

Employee of the school

 

Employee

 

Matt Shute 

Matt joined the Local School Committee in September 2020 and has three children at the school. Matt works as both a Paramedic and an Emergency Planning and Resilience Officer for the London Ambulance Service. In his role, he helps to ensure the Trust is prepared to respond to a wide range of incidents, operations and events, providing specialist advice if needed to various command roles across the organisation. 

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Co-opted

 

 

until 23.9.24

None

Parent

Parent

London Ambulance Service NHS Trust  

 

Shelley Crawford

Shelley is the Community Champion at Morrison's. She is passionate about children's mental health and well-being and supporting the community. Shelley joined the Local School Committee in November 2020.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Co-opted

 

 

until 8.11.24

None

 

Morrison's 

 

Sarah Edmond

Sarah was previously employed as the School Business Manager at the school. She left her role to spend more time with her family but wanted to continue to offer her support and contribute to the success of the school. She joined the Local School Committee in August 2021.

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

 

Co-opted

 

H&S

Premises

until 26.8.25

None

Previously employed by the school

 

 

 

Attendance at Local School Committee Meetings 2020-2021

 

 

Y = Attended, N = Apologies Accepted, NA = Apologies not Accepted, NS = No Apologies sent, ? = Attendance Not Marked, Blank = Not Required

 

 

 

LSC

FINS LSC

FINS LSC

FINS LSC

FINS LSC

FINS LSC

 

Governor

Governor Type

24 Sep 2020

19 Nov 2020

21 Jan 2021

11 Mar 2021

29 Apr 2021

21 Jun 2021

Overall attendance

Shelley Crawford

Co-opted governor

 

Y

N

Y

NS

Y

3/5

Richard Davies

Parent governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Ms Jen Gardner

Staff governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Mrs Alex Lindley

Headteacher

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Mr Iain Nettleton

Co-opted governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Mr Michael Scott

 

Y

Y

Y

N

Y

 

4/5

Mr Matt Shute

Co-opted governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Mrs Joanne Wallace

Co-opted governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

Alan Whitmore

Parent governor

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

6/6

 

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months 

Category

Responsibility

Term of Office

Governance roles in other institutions

Relationship School/Staff

Business/ Pecuniary interests

Helen Latham Co-opted

 

Vice Chair, Finance

 until 7.11.20

None

Helen had a daughter at the school

Parent

Barclays Bank PLC employee

Michael Scott

Community

 

Health & Safety/ Asset Managementuntil 22.06.21None NoneAddleshaw Goddard Employee

Jen Gardner

Staff

 until 31.8.21NoneEmployed as Deputy HeadEmployed
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