Governance is made up of three layers: Members, Directors and LAG members.

Membership of Trust Members and Directors Boards and Local Advisory Groups

Board of Members – Serving for a period of five years

Name Title Date appointed
Reverend Simon Davies Member 29.05.2015
Claire Shaw Member 28.09.2018
David Grewer Member 29.05.2015
Colin Hopkins Member 28.09.2018
Previous Members Date appointed Date resigned
Rev Ty Leyland 29.05.2015 31.08.2018
John Bowman 29.05.2015 03.10.2018

Board of Directors – Serving for a period of four years

Name Title Date appointed
Heather Bowman Director (Chair) 29.05.2015
Peter Halifax Director (Vice Chair) 29.05.2015
Susan Cockayne Director 29.05.2015
Melanie Havelock-Crozier Director 29.05.2015
Colin Hopkins Director 28.09.2018
Caroline Humphries Director 29.05.2015
Julie Smith Director 01.01.2016
Charles Bradshaw-Smith Director 05.07.2019
Paul Lovern Director, CEO and Accounting Officer 29.05.2015
Previous Directors Date Appointed Date Resigned
Gareth Wood 29.05.2015 05.07.2019

Local Advisory Groups – Serving for a period of three years

Name Title Date appointed
Mrs Sue Cockayne Board of Directors, and LAG Chair 31.08.2016
Anna Redpath The St. Mary’s Parent Member 01.01.2018
Marie Havelock The St. Mary’s Community Member 31.08.2016
Claire Clarke The St. Mary’s PTFA Member 31.08.2016
Jon Wynn The St. Mary’s Head of School Member 31.08.2016
Phil Bate The Howard Parent Member 31.08.2016
Chris Billingham The Howard Community Member 31.08.2016
Claire Malcolm The Howard Friend’s Member 31.08.2016
Rachel Mills The Howard Head of School Member 26.02.2018
Antony Allen The Richard Crosse Parent Member 31.08.2016
Vacant The Richard Crosse Parent Member  
Neil Crawley The Richard Crosse Community Member 04.03.2019
Marcella Henley The Richard Crosse PTA Member 31.08.2016
Nicola Jarrett The Richard Crosse Head of School Member 31.08.2016
Previous Members Date Appointed Date Resigned
Jan Higgins 31.08.2016 18.06.2018