Our School Governors

Welcome to the section of the website where you can find out more about our school’s governors, and the work that they do.

Meet Our Governors

Name Governor 

Category

Term of Office START Business Interests Attendance 2019-20 academic year
Dr Richard Webster 

Chair

Foundation 01.01.16 

Reappointed 01.01.20

Governor The Federation of Goodnestone and Nonington Primary Schools
Member Diocesan Board of Education
FGB 5/5
L&D 6/6
Resources 2/6
Strategy 3/3
Mr Stewart Carolan-Evans Foundation Governor 25.11.2019 Diocese of Canterbury PO Priest Diocese of Canterbury 

Chartered Civil Engineer and Administrator Diocese of Canterbury

FGB 5/5
Mr Adam Kent Parent Reappointed 16.10.19 Director of Finance and Operations, Duke of Yorks Royal Military School.
Academy Advisory Board Barton Primary School, Dover 

Wife – Self-employed Hairdresser

FGB 3/5
Resources 6/6
Mrs Kerry Bardsley Parent Governor 11 Dec 19    
Mrs Catherine Wray Co-opted Reappointed 01.03.19   FGB 4/5
Resources 6/6
Mr Roger Cumes 

Vice Chair

LA Governor Appointed 12/02/2020 / Resigned 15/7/2021   Vice-Chair (2017-18)
FGB 4/5
L&D 5/6
. Co-opted 11 Dec 19    
Mr Dominic Meehan (Safeguarding Governor) Co-opted Reappointed 14/10/2020 Managing Director Woodpecker Court Youth Activities Ltd FGB 4/5
L&D 4/6
Mrs Lisa Taylor Co-opted 03.01.17 Member of staff Eythorne Elvington FGB 5/5
L&D 5/6
Miss Nikola Burrows Staff   01.10.2018  Member of staff Sibertswold FGB 4/5
L&D 5/6
Mr Neil Garvey Ex-Officio (Staff)   Member of staff Eythorne 

Acting Headteacher

 FGB 5/5
L&D 5/6
Resources 6/6
Strategy 3/3
Mr Mark Lamb Ex-Officio (Staff)   Member of staff Sibertswold 

Acting Headteacher

FGB 4/5
L&D 5/6
Resources 0/6
Strategy 3/3
Mrs Katie Gibbs Co-opted 11 Dec 19    
         
Mrs Liz Bird Executive Headteacher 01.01.12Resigned 31/8/2020 

Ex officio

  FGB 5/5
L&D 6/6
Resources 6/6
Strategy 3/3
         
         
Mr George Betteridge Co-opted 10.06.16 

Resigned 10/06/2020

  FGB 5/5
Resources 6/6
Reverend Sean Sheffield Foundation Governor Ex-Officio 20.09.20    
Mr Peter Moore 

Vice Chair

Co-opted Resigned 9/12/20 Mrs S Moore member of staff at EE and Sibertswold FGB 5/5
Resources 6/6 

Strategy 3/3