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Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the Education Funding Agency’s Academies Financial 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.

Ken Cowdery – Chair of Governing Body
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

  • Frontline Project Management Limited (trading as Articulate), Property Development Management, Director/Owner, since 2008
  • One Planet Properties Limited, Property Development, Director/Owner, since 2010
  • 47 Charity, charity supporting armed services veterans, Trustee/co-founder, since 2016
  • 47 Royal Marine Commando Association, Association supporting WW2 veterans, Committee member, since 2014
  • RB Kingston upon Thames War Memorial Association, association promoting learning, remembrance and reconciliation, Chair/co-founder, since 2014
  • Surrey History Centre, Surrey in the Great War Project, Steering Group Member, since 2016
  • Spouse, Ms Gabrielle Flint, Principal of Richmond & Hillcroft Adult Community College, since 2012

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings and the OHC&AT Chairs’ Committee in 2017-18.

 

Philip Knights– Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

  • Godalming College, 6th Form Academy, Member, since 1 January 2018

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Andrew Falk– Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

  • Hambledon (Surrey)  Almshouses, provision and management of Almshouses, Chair of Trustees, since 01/06/2009

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Alison Livesley – Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

  • St Catherine Hospice, Charity, Trustee, since October 2016

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Liz Simmons – Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Martin Hartwell – Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Sam Marshall – Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Joanne Yarlett– Academy Governor
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Catherine Drummond – Parent Governor, Brantridge School
Term of Office:  01.01.18 to 31.12.20
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests:

  • Caterham School, Independent school, employed, since September 2014
  • Christ’s Hospital School, Independent school, husband is employed by this school, since September 2017
  • Brantridge School, special school part of Orchard Hill College Academy Trust, our son Felix attends this school

Present at 0/1 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Diana Puica – Staff Governor, Brantridge School
Term of Office:16.04.18 to 15.04.21
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 1/1 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Dafydd Roberts – Ex-Officio Governor/Principal
Term of Office: 01.01.18
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 2/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Angela Drayton – Ex-Officio Governor/Executive Principal of Grafham Grange School, St Dominic’s School and Brantridge School
Term of Office: 01.01.18
Appointed by:  OHCAT Board
Declaration of Interests: tbc

Present at 1/2 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

 

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