Governance

St Barnabas Church of England Multi Academy Trust – Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the St Barnabas Multi Academy Trust have statutory responsibility for the governance of the six schools in the Trust. You may hear them referred to as Governors, Trustees or Directors as they fulfill all of these roles. They have four main priorities:

To ensure clarity of Vision, Ethos and Strategic Direction of the Trust

Holding the Principal and Heads of Schools to account for educational performance and outcomes for every child in the Trust

Overseeing the financial performance of the Trust and making sure that money is well spent

Ensuring Safeguarding is in place

Board of Directors

Mr Mark Lees is the Chair of the Board.

Mrs Bex Couch

Rev Steve Morgan

Mr Simon Bishop

Mrs Jo Anne Callow

Mr Geoffrey Postles

Mr Andy Venter

Mrs Wendy Birkbeck

Mr Sean Powers (Executive Principal)

Karen Castelow (Academy Business Manager)

Sue Garton (Clerk to the Board and Company Secretary)