Full Governor Committees and Interests

Updated November 2021

Governor Name Type of GovernorDate of AppointmentAppointing BodyEnd of Term of OfficeReason for Stepping DownChair (CH) or Vice Chair (VC)Committee ChairFinance & Site CommitteeHR & Performance CommitteeCurriculum CommitteeConnections to StaffOther School Governor PostsBusiness Interests
Richard Browne COP2019-03-18 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-03-17 00:00:00N/ACHF&S and HRYesYesYesNONONENO
Roy Roberts COP2019-03-18 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-03-17 00:00:00N/AYesYesNONONENO
Beverley Hanks HT2009-04-20 00:00:00N/AN/AN/AYesYesYesNONONENO
Kate Hemming ASC2020-09-28 00:00:00Governing Body 2024-09-27 00:00:00N/AYesYesNONONENO
Joy Moore COP2019-03-21 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-03-20 00:00:00N/AYesYES - Cousin to New Hall School Business Manager J Cornhill NONENO
Lynette Card COP2019-06-26 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-06-25 00:00:00N/AYesNONONENO
Holly Lynch STA2019-06-26 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-06-25 00:00:00N/AYesNONONENO
Sally Nissen COP2019-09-19 00:00:00Governing Body 2023-09-18 00:00:00N/AYesNONONEHassell Forensic Accounting Ltd
Kathryn Taylor PAR2020-09-24 00:00:00Governing Body 2024-09-23 00:00:00N/AYesNONONEChair of the PTA at New Hall
John Gooden PAR2020-12-05 00:00:00Governing Body 2024-12-04 00:00:00N/AYesNONONEExecutive committee member for the 2nd Sutton Coldfield West Scout Group, Highbridge Road, Sutton Coldfield
Claire Cahm LA2021-03-25 00:00:00Governing Body 2025-03-24 00:00:00N/AYesNONONENO
Claire GossCOP2021-07-01 00:00:00Governing Body 2025-06-30 00:00:00N/AYesNONONEInterim post at Slough Borough Council and director of Goss Associates
Elizabeth Collin COP 2021-10-13 00:00:00Governing Body 2025-10-12 00:00:00N/ANONONEAssistant to the Chief Executive and PR Assistant at the National Governance Association
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  • HT – Headteacher
  • LA – Local Authority nominated or appointed governor
  • PG – Elected or appointed Parent Governor
  • STF – Elected Staff governor
  • CG – Co-opted Governor, appointed by the governing body
  • AS – Associate member, appointed by the governing body