Membership of academy committee

All governors attend academy committee meetings.

RoleGovernor in post
Chair of GovernorsMorag Malcolm
Vice Chair of GovernorsFiona Simpson
Executive PrincipalGareth Letton
Principal for BLPAHelen Cawkill
Principal for THPARebecca Hurley
Member nameType of governorAppointedEnd of termSpecific /additional role[s]
Alastair MurrayAppointed12/12/201811/12/2022Link governor: health and safety
Amanda PalfreymanStaff08/12/201807/12/2022Link governor: admissions
Christina WylesAppointed27/06/201926/06/2023Link governor: safeguarding and safer recruitment
Elizabeth FarrarAppointed27/06/201926/06/2023Link governor: pupil premium
Fiona SimpsonAppointed18/06/201917/06/2023Vice Chair of Governors:
Appointed from 14/07/2021 to 01/09/2022
Jane GawthorpeAppointed25/09/201824/09/2022Link governor: SEND
Morag MalcolmParent23/09/202022/09/2024Chair of Governors:
Appointed from 14/07/2021 to 01/09/2022
Link governor: EVC and admissions
Natalie WardStaff20/10/201719/10/2021
Rebecca MarshallAppointed09/10/201908/10/2023Link governor: complaints and mental health & wellbeing
Simon BakerParent09/10/201908/10/2023
Siobhan WillowsParent26/01/201925/01/2023Link governor: admissions and GDPR

Declarations of interest: pecuniary/ business

NameName/ nature of pecuniary/business interest declaredType of business
Alastair MurrayG Mudford and Sons LTDMarquees
Amanda PalfreymanMember of staff at Diverse Academies
Club Secretary and Executive Committee Member of Retford Swimming Club
Christina WylesNo external business interest declared
Elizabeth FarrarBishop Grosseteste UniversityEducation
Fiona SimpsonTreasurer for 7th Retford Scout GroupCharity
Jane GawthorpeNo external business interest declared
Morag MalcolmSelf-employed
Co-chair Friends of Bracken Lane (PTA)
Childminder
Natalie WardNo external business interest declared/ member of staff
Rebecca MarshallVolunteer at Safe Families UKCharity
Simon BakerNHS HealthcareNHS
Siobhan WillowsNo external interest declared

Senior leaders who contribute

NameName/ nature of pecuniary/ business interest declaredType of business
Helen Cawkill
Principal of Bracken Lane Primary
No external business interest declared/ member of staff-
Rebecca Hurley
Principal of Thrumpton Primary
No external business interest declared/ member of staff-
Gareth Letton
Executive Principal
No external business interest declared/ member of staff-
Tracy Blacknell
Vice Principal
No external business interest declared/ member of staff-

Contributors

NameName/ nature of pecuniary/ business interest declaredType of business
Rhianne Chambers
Clerk to the Governors
Member of staff at Diverse Academies
Member of staff at Hillcrest Early Years Academy
-

Members who resigned/ end of term during previous 12 months

Full nameDate of appointmentDate of resignation
David Perry01/09/202024/03/2021
Michael Storey25/04/201724/03/2021
Stephen Wilds10/12/201928/06/2021
Katie Merrills26/08/201614/09/2020
Richard Morton28/03/201805/11/2020

Attendance at academy committee meetings

NameMeetingAttendance Record
Academic Year 2020/21
No. in year*
Attendance Record
Academic Year 2020/21
No. attended*
Mr M StoreyAcademy committee meeting40
Mrs C WylesAcademy committee meeting66
Mrs S WillowsAcademy committee meeting63
Mrs M MalcolmAcademy committee meeting65
Mrs E FarrerAcademy committee meeting65
Miss N WardAcademy committee meeting65
Mr R MortonAcademy committee meeting11
Mrs R MarshallAcademy committee meeting64
Mr D PerryAcademy committee meeting42
Mr S WildsAcademy committee meeting55
Mr A MurrayAcademy committee meeting65
Mrs F SimpsonAcademy committee meeting66
Mrs J GawthorpeAcademy committee meeting65
Mr S BakerAcademy committee meeting63
Mrs A PalfreymanAcademy committee meeting65