Acting Chair: Laura Ridley

Parent Governors

Jeremy Knowles

Bridget Williams

Toby McKechnie


Staff Governors

Matthew Amos


Co-Opted Governors

Dhiran Vagdia

Douglas Howat

Laura Ridley

Meetings attended - September 2023 to July 2024

Richard Carribine
Jeremy Knowles
Chris Bishop
Dhiran Vagdia
Douglas Howat
Laura Ridley
Toby McKechnie
Craig Thompson
Harjeet Ryat
Anne Brennan
Rebecca Mack

Meetings attended - September 2022 to July 2023

Richard Carribine5/6
Jeremy Knowles6/6
Bridget Williams5/6
Chris Bishop6/6
Matt Potts2/6
Dhiran Vagdia5/6
Matt Amos6/6
Douglas Howat6/6
Laura Ridley4/6
Mandy Gilmore4/6

Governors roles, responsibilities and interests

NameStatusAppointedDate of ResignationResponsibility/CommitteeAreaInterest (Pecuniary, Business, Governance Roles)
Mrs Laura RidleyActing Chair of Governors18/03/2015Safeguarding and Pupil PremiumEducation / TeachingDeputy Headteacher - Tudor Grange Academy, Kingshurst
Mr Matthew AmosStaff Governor26/09/201606/11/2023Staff GovernorEducation / Teaching / PE & School Sport / CompetitionNone
Mr Richard CarribineStaff Governor24/09/201930/06/2023Staff GovernorEducation
Mr Dhiran VagdiaCo-opted Governor18/03/2015H&S and siteBusiness / Resources / ArchitectDirector Vagdia
Holmes Ltd (100%).
Director 1280 Ltd (50%).
Charity Director of Carers Trust Heart of England (0%).
Trustee of Emmaus Coventry and Warwickshire (0%).
Trustee of Coventry Sea Cadets.
Coventry Three Spires Round Table.
Governor of St Anne's Primary School.
Mr Douglas HowatCo-opted Governor23/02/2016Careers & Post 16Higher EducationTrustee for Grapevine.
Coventry University employee.
UHCW NHS Trust - Associate Non-executive director
Mr Chris BishopHeadteacher15/10/2017Headteacher GovernorFinham Park SchoolGovernor at Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School.
Board Member of Romero MAC, Coventry
Mrs Jenny McleanChair of Governors01/05/201931/12/2022SEND and training of LGBPrimary EducationNone
Ms Mandy GilmoreChair of Governors01/01/202331/08/2023
Mr Jeremy KnowlesParent Governor01/11/2021FinanceCorporate Finance
Ms Bridget WilliamsParent Governor29/09/202111/09/2023Parent VoiceHigher Education / Training
Mr Matt PottsParent Governor29/09/202125/01/2023Quality of EducationPrimary EducationVice-chair of LGB at Manor Park School
Mr Toby McKechnieParent Governor05/07/2023OCR Examination Board employee
Mr Craig ThompsonAssociate Staff governor06/11/2023
Ms Harjeet RayatTeacher Governor06/11/2023

Financial Statements