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Governors

The Governors at Forest Academy are a dynamic team of individuals that provide support and challenge for the Academy in its journey to an OFSTED grade of ‘outstanding’. See below for their names and committees that they serve on.

The Governing Body of Forest Academy -  From September 2017

Governor Name

Governor Type

Start Date

Term of Office

Committee

Responsibility

Wayne Cooper Principal 01/01/2017 n/a

Operations

Raising Achievement

 

Leslie Jones

(Chair)

Appointed

01/09/2017 

Four Years

Raising Achievements

Operations

 

Behaviour and Inclusion

Stephen Henderson

Vice Chair

Appointed 

01/09/2016

(resigned 25/04/18)

Four Years Raising Achievements Pupil Premium

John Knight

Appointed

01/09/2016

Four Years

Operations

Finance

Abi Kolade Appointed

01/09/2017

(resigned 20/03/18)

Four Years Operations  
Elizabeth Mackay Parent 01/09/2017 Four Years

Operations 

Raising Achievements

 
Katherine Samuels Staff 01/09/2017 Four Years

Operations

Raising Achievements

 

Ebun Sanusi Appointed 01/01/2017 Four Years Raising Achievements  
Martin Warner Appointed 01/09/2017 Four Years Raising Achievements SEND
Health and Safety
Lizzie Parkes 
(Vice Chair)
Appointed 07/06/2018 Four Years Raising Achievement   
Eileen Mugwonge Appointed 07/06/2018 Four Years Operations     
James Jones Appointed 11/07/2018 Four Years    
Rishi Patel Appointed  11/07/2018 Four Years    

Julie Newman

Clerk

01/09/2014

 

 

 

Govenors resignations/term ended:

  • Keith Robinson 31st August 2017 term ended.
  • Joanne Miller 31st August 2017 - resigned.
  • Teresa Herbet 31st August 2017 term ended.
  • Abi Kolade 20th March 2018 - resigned
  • Stephen Henderson 25th April 2018 - resigned
  • Sarah Joplin 22nd June 2018 - resinged

Pecuniary Interest of Governors September 2017

Governor Name

Governor Type

Name of Business

Nature of Business

Declaration of Interest

Sarah Jopling

Appointed Chair of Governors

Duncan Lewis

Law

None

 Les Jones

Appointed

121 Computing

IT Consultant

IT Business

Martin Warner

Appointed

Painter and decorator 

Painter and decorator

None

Kate Samuels 

Staff

Forest Academy

Teacher 

None

John Knight Appointed None None None

Abi Kolade

Appointed

Glencore UK

Financial  Controller

None

Stephen Henderson

Vice Chair

Appointed  Mwabu Assessment Manager None
Ellie Mackay Parent None None None
Eban Sanusi Appointed Ranwo Social Enterprise None

 

Wayne Cooper

Principal of Academy

Forest Academy

Principal

None

Lizzie Parkes Appointed Self Employed Data Consultant  to be completed
Eileen Mugwonge Appointed Retired Retired to be completed

Julie Newman

Clerk

Forest Academy

Clerk to the Governors

None

         

Attendance at Governing Body Meetings and Committee Meetings 2017

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Governor

 

FGB
18 Oct

Ops
14 Nov

RA
30 Nov

FGB

Ops

RA

FGB

Ops

RA

Sarah Jopling

 

 

Les Jones

 

x

 

 

 

Stephen Henderson

 

n/a

n/a

X

 

 

 

John Knight

 

X

n/a

 

 

 

Abi Kolade

 

x

n/a

X

Resigned 

Resigned

 

 

 

Elizabeth Mackay

X

X

 

 

 

Katherine Samuels

 

 

 

 

Ebun Sanusi

 

n/a

x

X

X

X

 

 

 

Martin Warner

 

n/a

n/a

 

 

 

 

Attendance at Governing Body Meetings and Committee Meetings 2016

 

FGB

Operations Committee

RA Committee

Forest Academy

11 Oct 2016

7 Feb 2017

23 May 2017

24 Nov 2016

11 Jan 2017

27 April 2017

27 June

2017

3 Nov

2016

7 March 2017

6 July 2017

Stephen Henderson

 

 

 

 

Sarah Jopling

 

X

 

 

John
Knight

X

 

 

 

Joanne Miller

X

X

 

 

 

 

X

X

X resigned

Keith Robinson

X

Ebun Sanusi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Warner

 

 

 

 

Les
Jones

X

Teresa Herbert

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

Lucy Campbell