Governors

All the governors at Burghfield St Mary’s school give their time voluntarily and are very happy to explain what they do and how the governing body works. If you would like to contact them please ask at the school office in the first instance.

For full details of the Governing Body’s structure, responsibilities, Committees and how it operates please refer to the Governance Policy on the Policies and Procedures page of this website.

 THE GOVERNING BODY OF BURGHFIELD ST MARY’S PRIMARY SCHOOL AS AT 12th July 2021

Name of Governor Category Appointed by Term of Office Committee Membership Any position of responsibility
Antony Gallagher Head teacher Elected by staff 13/07/15 All Committees Head teacher
Carol Jackson-Doerge Local Authority The Governing Body 13/07/20 - 12/07/24 Staffing Committee Sites and Buildings Committee Sites and Buildings Vice-Chair LAC Governor
Colin Thompson Co-opted The Governing Body 01/10/18 - 30/09/22 Finance Committee Vice-Chair of Governing Body Vice-Chair of Finance Committee PPG Governor & HT PM Panel
David Godwin Associate The Governing Body 13/07/20 - 12/07/24 Sites and Buildings Committee Health & Safety Governor
Deborah Marsden Foundation Oxford Diocese 23/09/20 - 22/09/24 Staffing Committee Mental Health & Well-being Governor E-Safety Governor
Gemma Toms Parent Elected by parents 01/10/20 - 30/09/24 SEND and Equality Governor
Geri Briggs Co-opted The Governing Body 01/10/18 - 30/09/22 Sites and Buildings Committee Safeguarding Governor
Joanne Lambdon Co-opted The Governing Body 13/07/20 - 12/07/24 Staffing Committee Finance Committee Chair of Governing Body Staffing Committee Chair DTG and HT PM Panel
Karen Carmichael Staff Elected by staff 1/10/18 - 30/09/22 Finance Committee Staffing Committee Deputy Head teacher & SENCO
Matthew Jackson Parent Elected by parents 01/10/20 - 30/09/24 Sites and Buildings Committee
Paul Hampton Parent Elected by parents 01/10/20 - 30/09/24 Finance Committee
Rev Glynnis Lautenbach Foundation Oxford Diocese 23/09/20 - 22/09/24
Ruth Leuillette Co-opted The Governing Body 13/07/20 - 12/07/24 Staffing Committee Assessment Governor
Stephen Dunham Co-opted The Governing Body 01/10/20 - 30/09/22 Finance Committee Finance Committee Vice-Chair
Susan Cherry Clerk Appointed by school 24/02/15 LA Clerk for Hampshire County Council

Notes* As per the Instrument of Government signed 28th April 2015, last updated 10th August 2016.

Schedule of Business Interests 2021 – 2022

Name of Governor Relevant Business Interests Any other educational establishments governed Relationships with the school staff including spouses, partners and relatives
Antony Gallagher Head teacher None None
Carol Jackson-Doerge Burghfield Parish Councillor Deputy Lieutenant of Berkshire None None
Colin Thompson None None None
David Godwin N/A None None
Deborah Marsden None None None
Gemma Toms None None None
Geri Briggs None None None
Joanne Lambdon Operations and Peoole Director for Burghfield Oaks None None
Karen Carmichael Deputy Headteacher and SENCO None None
Matthew Jackson None None None
Paul Hampton None None None
Rev Glynnis Lautenbach None None None
Ruth Leuillette None None None
Stephen Dunham None The Governing Body 01/10/20 - 30/09/22
Susan Cherry LA Clerk for Hampshire County Council None None

ANNUAL SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS 2021-2022

ANNUAL SCHEDULE OF FGB MEETINGS 2021-2022 Draft

 

BURGHFIELD ST MARY’S PRIMARY SCHOOL GOVERNOR ATTENDANCE RECORD FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-2021 
Notes: The Governing Body accepts those Governors serving in the military or from military families may not be able to attend due to the demands of the armed forces.

Attendance Record Format for the Academic Year 2020-2021