Link Association Summer Fair – Saturday 29th June – 12.00pm-3.00pm.   

We hope you are able to come along and join in the fun at our annual largest fundraiser.

Governors’ Information

Under the terms of the ESFA Academies Financial Handbook, we are required to publish information about the Local Governing Body and governor attendance at the meetings held on behalf of the Academy Trust.

 

Chair of Governors

This role is currently vacant.

 

Dr Lesley Nicolas (Vice Chair)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Nothing to declare

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Jan Loughborough (Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019:

  • Employed by Octavo Partnership to deliver clerking and business support

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Sandy Turner (Ex-officio as Headteacher)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2018:

  • Governor at The Link Secondary School

Present at 3/3 LGB meetings and the annual Pay Committee meeting in 2017-18.

 

Lilly Nwosu (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 14.12.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at March 2019

  • Nil

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Anita Clay (Staff Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 14.12.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2017

  • tbc

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

John Reilly (Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 30.06.2020 (3 year term)

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at November 2018:

  • Headteacher at The Link Secondary School

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings and the annual Pay Committee meeting in 2017-18.

 

Governors who have stepped down in the last 12 months:

 

Laura Roberts (Parent Governor)

Term of office: 15.12.2017 to 13.05.2019

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at December 2017

  • tbc

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Rachael Watson (Governor)

Term of office: 01.07.2017 to 05.04.2019

Appointed by: Trust

Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at September 2017

  • Nothing to declare

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings in 2017-18.

 

Roger Mills (Interim Chair)

Appointed: 01.01.2018
Stepped down: 01.09.2018
Appointed by: Trust
Declaration of Interests / other relevant appointments as at January 2018:

  • Chair of Directors at Cygnet IT Services CIC
  • Non-executive director at Encompass LATC
  • Trustee of Riverside Community Association
  • Founder of Sutton Voice CIC

Present at 2/3 LGB meetings and the annual Pay Committee meeting in 2017-18.

We cannot thank you enough for all the time and effort you have put into our son. You are amazing and we appreciate everything you have done for us as a family.

Parent – 2018

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