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

NameGovernor   CategoryTerm of Office STARTBusiness InterestsAttendance 2021-22 academic year
Mrs Kerry Bardsley (Vice Chair)Co-opted Governor18.10.2023No Business InterestsFGB 5/5 Resources 5/5
Mrs Rebecca DyerCo-opted Governor19.05.2021No Business InterestsAttendance R 4/5 FGB 5/5
Mr Dominic Meehan (Safeguarding Governor/Chair of Governors)Co-optedReappointed 14/10/2020Managing Director Woodpecker Court Youth Activities LtdFGB 5/5 L&D 3/4 (1)
Mrs Lisa TaylorCo-opted03.01.17
Reappointed 03/03/21
Member of staff Eythorne ElvingtonFGB 3/5 L&D 4 /4
Mr Neil GarveyEx-Officio (Staff)01/09/16Member of staff Eythorne   HeadteacherFGB 5/5 Resources 5/5 L&D 4/4
Mr Mark LambEx-Officio (Staff)21/10/15Member of staff Sibertswold   HeadteacherFGB 5/5 Resources 4/4 L&D 4/4
Reverend Sean SheffieldFoundation Governor Ex-Officio20.09.20Member of Governing Body for Whitfield Aspen Primary SchoolFGB 4/6 (2) L&D 3 /4 (1)
Mrs Tanya PettitStaff Governor8/12/2021Member of staff 
Mrs Cathy WrayLA Governor12.10.2022No Business InterestsFGB 5/5 Resources 4/5
Mr George BetteridgeCo-opted12.10.2022No Business Interests0/0
Mrs Jenny GroombridgeFoundation Governor18.10.2022No Business Interests0/0
Mr Keith RobertsFoundation Governor18.10.2022No Business Interests0/0
Mr Philip StokesParent Governor30.11.2023TBC0/0
Mr Martin SouthamParent Governor30.11.2023TBC0/0
Miss Clare DrayCo-opted GovernorElected 13.12.2023TBC0/0
Mrs Kayleigh SawyerCo-opted GovernorElected 13.12.2023TBC0/0
Mr Adam KentParentReappointed 16.10.19
Resigned 3.10.22
Director of Finance and Operations, Duke of Yorks Royal Military School.
Academy Advisory Board Barton Primary School, Dover   Wife – Self-employed Hairdresser
FGB 2/5 Resources 2/5
Mrs Heidi FielderCo-opted Governor8/12/2021

Resigned 1/9/2023

End date for Associate Governor – 15.3.2022
Start date for a Co-opted Governor – 16.3.2022
No Business Interests 
Mrs Katie GibbsCo-opted11 Dec 19

Term of office ended on 10.12.2023
No Business InterestsFGB 4/6 (1) L&D 4/4