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Cardinal Newman Catholic Primary School

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Xavier Education Trust

School Governors

For information about the role of Governors at Cardinal Newman please click here.

For the Cardinal Newman Governance Statement 2014-2015 please click here.

You can read the most recent Governors' Reports here:

Summer 2015
Summer 2016

You can find the latest about Governing Body meetings, including the Open Meeting Protocol, Full Governing Body Meeting minutes and Governor Meeting Registers on the Governor Meetings page.

A list of governors' training can be found here.
 

Our current Governors are:

Name Responsibility Committees Status
SARAH RICE
Appointed by
Diocese
Chair LGB
Mathematics
PE shared
Chair of Admissions
Head's PM
Pay Committee
Local Authority
17.10.11 to 16.10.15
Foundation
25.3.15 to 24.3.2019
MICHAEL VON SPEYR
Appointed by
Diocese
DT
Computing
PE shared
Head's PM
Pay and Performance
Resources
 
GILLIAN KEANY Headteacher
Shared PA Link
All Committees and FGB
and Pay Committee in advisory capacity
Staff
CHRIS BROOME
Appointed by
Diocese
RE/PSHE
Health & Safety
Resources Foundation
28.3.12 to 27.3.16
13.4.16 to 12.4.20
GERRY FLOWER
Elected by 
Staff Body
Shared PA Link Learning & Development
Resources
Admissions
Staff
25.9.13 to 24.9.17
JULIANNE SINNOTT
Elected by
Parent body
Appointed Foundation Governor from 1.9.2017 
 
Reading/Phonics
Safeguarding
Chair Learning & Development
Pay Appeals
Parent
2.6.15 to 1.6.19
Foundation
1.9.17 to 31.8.21
TOM BRAY
Appointed by
Governing Body
English/SPAG
Science
Chair Resources
Hon Treasurer Governors' Fund
Pay Appeals
Local Authority
1.7.15 to 30.6.19
Due to Academisation resigned 1.9.16 and governors had agreed to appointment as Co-Opted Governor from 1.9.16 to 31.8.2020
REV WILLIAM MUIR
Appointed by 
Diocese
  Learning & Development Foundation
24.1.17 to 23.1.17
 
ALEXIS FARFARO
Elected by 
Governing Body
No Voting Rights
    Associate Member
15.7.16 to 14.7.17
15.7.16 to 14.7.17
Resigned 12.3.2017
CAROLE ANN ROYCROFT
Appointed by
Diocese
    Foundation
01.09.09 to 31.08.13
01.09.13 to 31.08.17
Resigned 21.11.2016
DAVID BONE
Appointed by
Diocese
    Foundation
21.1.13 to 20.1.17
Resigned 12.9.2016
 
JANE CURSONS
Appointed by 
Diocese
    Foundation
4.8.11 to 4.9.12
Parent
25.9.13 to 24.9.17
Foundation
2.6.15 to 1.6.19
Resigned 19.7.16
 
GINA DI GREGORIO
Appointed by 
Diocese
    Foundation
9.1.13 to 8.1.17
Resigned 13.7.2016
 
PAUL MILLS
Appointed by
Diocese
    Foundation
29.10.14 (1 yr)
2005 (4 yrs)
01.09.09 to 31.08.13
01.09.13 to 31.08.17
MAGGIE WARD
Appointed by
Governing Body
    Co-opted Governor
Resigned December 2015
LOUISE HARPER
Elected by
Governing Body
    Parent Governor
Resigned August 2015
WAYNE MASON
Elected by
Parent Body
    Parent Governor
Resigned 23.6.17
THERESE EASTHAM
 
    Parent
11.3.14 to 10.3.17
Foundation
25.3.15 to 24.3.19
Resigned
17.7.17

Register Of Interests as declared March 2017

Governor Name of Organisation Name of Business Nature of Interest Date
Michael Von
Speyr
Google UK Limited Information
Technology
Employee 27.1.13
Sarah Rice Air Products plc Industrial
Gases
Engineering
Chartered Engineer 25.9.13
Gillian Keany Cardinal Newman Catholic
Primary School
Education Headteacher 19.11.13
Chris Broome Self employed Travel/tourism Tour Manager/Travel Coordinator 13.8.15
Gerry Flower Cardinal Newman Catholic
Primary School
Esher Rugby Club
Education

Sport
Deputy Headteacher

Coach
1.10.13
Julianne Sinnott None None None 14.9.15
Tom Bray Air Charter Service plc
The Travel Division Ltd
Aviation
Travel Agent
Employee
Director
06.03.17
Rev William Muir Diocese of Arundel and Brighton All Saints Parish Priest Governor at St George’s College 28.1.17
Claire Madden Cardinal Newman Catholic
Primary School
Education Business Manager 28.11.16