Board of Trustees

Our Board of Trustees govern the Education and Leadership Trust, which comprises of multiple schools in a co-operative academy trust. They are responsible for raising standards through guidance and provide strategic direction.

They are responsible for raising standards through guidance and provide strategic direction. Governors are an important part of our school community, and provide essential critical support to the school.


Board of Trustees (2016/17)

Members

Member Appointed Business & Pecuniary Interests
Michael Chidley (Chair of Trust Board) 26/02/14
Andrew Mullen (Vice Chair) 23/09/14 Employee of the University of Manchester
Richard Paver (Chair of Finance) 23/09/14 Commission for the New Economy (Director) / Manchester International Festival (MIF Productions Ltd) (Director) / MIDAS – Manchester Investment and Development Agency Service Ltd (Director) / TfGM Executive Board (Non-Exec. Director) / Education and Leadership Trust (Personal Capacity) / Greater Manchester Combined Authority/AGMA (Treasurer) / Manchester Growth Company (Audit Committee) / Manchester Metropolitan University (Audit Committee)

Directors

All new Directors must be approved by the Board of Trustees.

Director Appointed Term of Office Ends Business & Pecuniary Interests
Michael Chidley (Chair of Trust Board) 26/02/14 25/02/18
Andrew Mullen (Vice Chair of Trust Board) 23/09/14 22/09/18 Employee of the University of Manchester
Richard Paver (Chair of Finance) 23/09/14 22/09/18 Commission for the New Economy (Director) / Manchester International Festival (MIF Productions Ltd) (Director) / MIDAS – Manchester Investment and Development Agency Service Ltd (Director) / TfGM Executive Board (Non-Exec. Director) / Education and Leadership Trust (Personal Capacity) / Greater Manchester Combined Authority/AGMA (Treasurer) / Manchester Growth Company (Audit Committee) / Manchester Metropolitan University (Audit Committee)
Patsy Kane (Executive Headteacher) 26/02/14 25/02/18 ASCL Council Member
Ronan Brindley 25/04/16 22/04/20 Employee of Manchester Art Gallery
Emma Antrobus 23/09/14 22/09/18 Director of the Kingsway Community Trust
John Moran 23/09/16 22/09/20 Governor at St Barnabas CofE Primary School
Sandra Milne 06/12/16 06/12/20

The Education and Leadership Trust Director Attendance at Meetings 2015/16

Director Trust Board (TB) Meetings TB Meetings Attended Finance Comms Finance Comms Attended
Mike Chidley 5 5 4 4
Patsy Kane 5 5 4 4
Andrew Mullen 5 4 4 3
Dr Chris Turner 2 2 1 1
Richard Paver 5 2 4 4
Emma Antrobus 5 5 4 4
Pauline Newman 5 4 N/A N/A
Imran Kiani 2 0 N/A N/A
Justin Eagleton 5 2 N/A N/A
Ronan Brindley 2 1 N/A N/A

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