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Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the Education & Skills Funding Agency’s Academy Trust Handbook, we are required to publish information about the local governing body and attendance of the governors from the meetings held on behalf of the Academy Trust.

John Wise (Chair) 

Term of office: 14.12.2019 to 12.12.2022 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Trustee and Elder, St John’s Church, Northwood.

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Josie Jones (Vice-Chair)

Term of office: 03.07.2020 to 02.07.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2021:

  • Nil.

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Neil Sykes (Principal, Ex-officio)

Term of office: 14.12.2019 onwards.
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Director, The Conference Shop Ltd
  • Director, CIP Management Ltd
  • Principal, Arbour Vale School.

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Zynab Al-Bahrani (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 25.03.2022 to 24.03.2025 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2022:

  • Nil.

Prav Bassi (Staff Governor)

Term of office: 25.03.2022 to 24.03.2025 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2021:

  • Teacher, Arbour Vale School

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Matthew Downey (Staff Governor) 

Term of office: 25.03.2022 to 24.03.2025 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021:

  • Referee and Official Match Observer, Football Association.

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Imran Khan (Governor)

Term of office: 25.03.2022 to 24.03.2025 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2022:

  • to follow

Motomori Labode (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 25.03.2022 to 24.03.2025 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2021;

  • Child attends Arbour Vale School
  • Daughter is an employee at Arbour Vale School.

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

David Winkler (Governor)

Term of office: 03.07.2020 to 02.07.2023 (3 year term)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at June 2020:

  • Trustee, Orchard Hill College Academy Trust
  • Director, DOCS UK Ltd.

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months

Isobel Callaby (Governor)

Term of office: 17.05.2019 to 31.08.2021 (resigned)
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at October 2020:

  • Nil.

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2020-21.

 

 

 

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