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Mr Matthew Smith - Chair of Governors
Governor category: LA Governor
Appointed by: The Governing Body
Date joined Governing Body: 
Current term of office: 7/04/2015- 6/04/2019
Register of interests & other positions held: Father to two children in Year 2 and Year 5. Manages Create Skills Ltd who are delivering training to staff within the school.
Committee Membership: Strategic Development Committee and Finance and Personnel Committee.
Lead Ofsted Monitoring Role: Attainment and Achievement, Leadership and Management
Other Link Roles: Health and Safety.

Mrs Katy Bradford - Vice Chair of Governors
Governor category: Foundation Governor
Appointed by: St Anne’s PCC
Date joined Governing Body: 2013
Current term of office:       24/9/13 -23/9/17
Register of Interests:  I work for Outwood Grange Academies Trust who run Outwood Academy Portland which is the feeder secondary school for St Anne’s Primary School.
Committee Membership: Chair of the Finance and Personnel Committee
Lead Ofsted Monitoring Role:  Leardership and management, Achievement of Pupils and Use of PP and Sports Funding.
Relationships between Governors and School Staff - Daughter in Law to Lynda Bradford - Midday Supervisor.
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I am Katy Bradford and am the mother or Izzy in Year 3 and Milly who is in Year 1.  I am married to Paul and we live locally to St Anne’s and enjoy being part of the school and church community.
I work for a multi academy trust as the Chief Operating Officer which involves the management of all non-educational element of the Trust’s business e.g. HR, finance, ICT, estates management, governance etc.  I have worked in the education sector for just under 20 years and have previously specialised in Human Resources.  I am CIPD qualified and also have a post-graduate certificate in Leadership and Management in Education.
Charles Adams
Governor Category:  Foundation Governor
Appointed by:  The Diocese of Southwell & Nottingham
Date joined Governing Body: 1999
Current term of office:  1/09/2012 - 31/08/2016
Register of interests & other positions held:  none
Committees:  Finance and Personnel, Pay Committee,
Lead Ofsted Monitoring Role: Safeguarding
Other link Roles: Safer Recruitment, Finance, Head Teacher Appraisal.
Joined the governing body as a parent governor in 1999, becoming chair in 2006-2012. All 4 of my children attended St Anne’s School. Educated at Nottingham University  and Nottingham Business School. Currently a management consultant in the Fitness and Leisure Sector. In my spare time am Head Rowing Coach at The University of Leicester, and a Watch Leader with the Jubilee Sail Trust who provide tall ship sailing opportunities for those with disabilities and/or misfortune.  I believe that the joy of learning should last a lifetime- so let’s prepare our children well- Sowing the seeds for a healthy future.
School-Head Teacher       Mrs Clare Middleton
Governor category: Head Teacher
Appointed by: Automatic appointment on taking up role as Headteacher
Date joined Governing Body: 2009
Current term of office: The Head Teacher is a permanent member of the Governing Body
Register of interests & other positions held: N/A as staff member
Committee Membership: All committees. 
I joined the Governing Body when I was appointed to the post of head teacher in 2009. My role is to provide the Governing Body with information which they can use to help them carry out their role as strategic leaders. this information includes the school improvement, pupil performance, staffing, site matters and budget for example. I work closely with the Chair of the Full Governing Body in particular in support of their preparation for meetings. Additionally, I liaise with the specific link governors during their monitoring visits to school.

Richard Lilley
Governor category:   Parent Governor
Appointed by: The Governing body
Date joined: 2015
Current term of office: Oct 15 - Oct 19
Register of interests and other positions held: Parent to child in Yr 4. Principal of Sparken Hill Academy.
Committee Membership: SDC
Lead OFSTED monitoring role:
Other link roles: 
Governor Category: Staff
Appointed by: Governing body
Date joined: 2007
Current term of office: Sep 2015 - Sept 2019
Register of interests & other positions held: None
Committee membership : FGP/SDC/Admissions
Link roles:

Governor Category: Southwell Diocese
Appointed by: The Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham
Date joined: 2007
Current term of office: 1 Sep 13 - 31 Aug 17
Register of interests & other positions held: Married to Mrs L Gray - Midday Playworker
Committee membership: Chair of Behaviour, Complaints
Link roles:

Governor Category: Parent
Appointed by: The Governing Body
Date joined governing body: 2014
Current term of office: 12/09/14 - 11/09/18
Register of interests & other positions held: Parent to child in Yr 5 and in Yr 3
Committee Membership: Finance and Personnel, Strategic Development
Link roles: EYFS, F2 Pupil progress, Achievement in key area of Literacy.

Governor Category: PCC
Appointed by: PCC
Date joined governing body: 2015
Current term of office: 6 Oct 15 - 6 Oct 19
Register of interests & other positions held: Child in Reception Class
Committee membership: Not yet allocated - shadowing other committee members
Link roles: Not yet allocated 

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