Membership of academy committee

All governors attend academy committee meetings.

Chair of Academy CommitteePeter Edwards
Vice Chair of Academy CommitteeKevin Stokes
Executive PrincipalGareth Letton
PrincipalJon Chapman
NameTypeAppointedEnd of termSpecific / additional role[s]
Peter EdwardsAppointed12/07/202311/07/2024Chair of Governors: 02/09/2023-01/09/2024 Link governor: Safeguarding
Kevin StokesAppointed31/03/202130/03/2025Vice Chair of Governors: 02/09/2023-01/09/2024 Link governor: Health & Safety/GDPR
Donna BennettStaff31/03/202130/03/2025Link governor: TBC
Alison TateAppointed12/07/202311/07/2027Link governor: Complaints & Whistleblowing/Stakeholder Engagement
Emma TaylorAppointed22/11/202321/11/2027Link governor: SEND
2 Parent governor vacanciesParent

Declarations of interest – pecuniary/business

NameName / nature of pecuniary / business interest declaredType of business
Kevin StokesNo External Business Interest Declared
Donna BennettNo External Business Interests Declared/ member of staff
Alison TateUniversity of Nottingham - Associate LecturerEducation
Peter EdwardsPCC Member of St Mary’s Church Edwinstowe PCC Member of All Saints Church Clipstone, Chair of Governors at Yeoman Park Academy & Redgate Primary Academy, Chair of Governors at Sutton Community Academy Member of the Safeguarding Advisory Panel of Southwell and Nottingham Diocese Vice Chair of Church of England National Disability Advisors Network Disability Advisor for Southwell and Nottingham DioceseReligion/Church of England/Education
Emma TaylorTA - Brinsley Primary SchoolEducation

Senior leaders who contribute

NameName / nature of pecuniary / business interest declaredType of business
Gareth LettonNo external business interest declared/member of staff
Jon ChapmanNo external business interest declared/ member of staff


NameName / nature of pecuniary / business interest declaredType of business
Emma PaineFamily governance links with NCEA Chair of Governors - Leen Mills Primary School Member - NCC Education Trust BoardEducation/governance

Members who resigned/end of term during previous 12 months

Full nameDate of appointmentDate of resignation
Andy Pullin28/09/202211/06/2024
Thomas Reid25/05/202222/11/2023
Jake Lang25/01/202321/09/2023
Peter Edwards04/12/201924/05/2023

Attendance at academy committee meetings

NameMeetingAttendance Record Academic Year 2022/2023 yearAttendance Record Academic Year 2022/2023 No.attended
Andy PullinAcademy committee63
Peter EdwardsAcademy committee44
Donna BennettAcademy committee65
Kevin StokesAcademy committee66
Thomas ReidAcademy committee65
Jake LangAcademy committee21