The current membership of the Governing Body is as follows:
For more detailed information on length of service, date of appointment etc. see statutory information 
Name Role
Katy Donnelly (Chair & Local Authority Governor)
Madelaine Gabriel (Vice-Chair & Co-opted Governor)
Marie Neave (Executive Headteacher)
Mark Alchin (Elected Staff Governor)
Bryony Bowen (Co-opted Staff Governor)
Michelle Charlesworth (Elected Parent Governor)
Sian Morgan (Co-opted Governor)
Nicola Fulton (Elected Parent Governor)
Jan Farmer
(Co-opted Governor)
Katie Denton
(DHT & Associate member)
Denise Gallagher
(DHT & Associate member)
Claire Seiler
(Elected parent Governor)
Sean Richings
(School Business Director & Associate member)
Andrew Lau is clerk to the Governing body

The function of the Governing Body is to take a largely strategic role in overseeing the development of the school; the Headteacher is in charge of the day to day management and leadership of the school.

Minutes from recent Governors meetings are available on request.
Name of Business or Organisation:  
  • governor elsewhere (please include school or educational institutions name)
  • relationships with school staff including spouses, partners and close relatives
  • employed at school
Nature of
Nature of Interest Date Declaration Made
Marie Neave Executive Headteacher at Drumbeat School     28/9/17
Katie Denton Deputy Headteacher at Drumbeat School
Trustee of charity “Living On" since November 2016
Denise Gallagher Deputy Headteacher at Drumbeat School     28/9/17
Bryony Bowen Assistant Head Teacher at Drumbeat School     28/9/17
Mark Alchin Teacher at Drumbeat School     28/9/17
Jan Farmer Trustee at the John Roan Secondary School since April 2013     28/9/17
For more information on Governance please go to the statutory information tab - Governors.