Governance

The Trust has a board of Directors who have overall responsibility for the Governance of its academies. It has set up local governing bodies at academy level which hold the Principal or Head Teacher to account for the educational performance of its students and oversees the financial performance.

Trust Members and Directors

Mrs E Cook, Member * – appointed by 24th January 2020
Mrs S England, Member * – appointed by 24th January 2020
Mr J Evans, Member – resigned 8th January 2021
Mr M Hall, Member – appointed on 19th December 2018
Mr C Martin, Member – appointed 24th January 2020

Mrs E Cook, Director * appointed by Members 2015
Mr R Castle, Director – appointed 31st March 2020
Mr K Craze, Director – appointed on 19th December 2018 by Members
Mrs H Dickens, Director – appointed 31st March 2020
Mr H Nash, Director – resigned 31.03.21
Mr A O’Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, Accounting Officer * – resigned 31.03.21
Mr D Parker, Director – appointed 31st March 2020
Prof D Richards, Director (parent) * – appointed by Board of Directors Feb 2016
Mr Martyn McCarthy – appointed September 2020
Mr Nigel Pressnell, Interim CEO, Accounting Officer
Mr R Wilkins, Director * – Chairman

 

 

Board members/ Directors & Governors 2020/21

 

Name

Name of Business

Nature of Business

Nature of Interest

Date of

Appointment

/Acquisition

Date of

Cessation of

Interest

 

Date of Entry

 

Elizabeth Cook

Elizabeth Court (New Milton) Ltd

 

Advisory Committee for flats

Director

June 1973

 

02.07.20

Keith Craze

 

New Milton Town Council & NFDC

Parish Council

Councillor

Town Mayor

02.05.19

05.05. 21

 

02.07.20

06.05.21

Harold Nash

Autism Wessex

League of Friends of the Lymington New Forest Hospital

LOF (Lymington) Ltd

Charity

 

Charity

Trading Company (charity owned)

Trustee/Director

 

Trustee/Director

Director

03.09.18

 

17.06.19

17.06.19

 

02.07.20

 

02.07.20

02.07.20

Daniel Parker

Bishop of Salisbury Academy Trust

State Education

Employee – Finance Director

Feb 2017

 

 

Alan O’Sullivan

The Gryphon Trust

New Milton Town Council & NFDC

 MAT

Parish Council

CEO

Councillor

01.04.17

02.05.19

 

20.09.20

20.09.20

 

 

 

* parents of past or present student

**Term of office is 4 years