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Local governing body

The academy is sponsored by the Inspiration Trust, which supports the principal and senior team in running the school.

The members of the local governing body are:

Claire Cullens
Matthew Fleming
David Hooper
Chris Jennings
Jim Longfield
Dame Rachel de Souza
Rebekah Kerner

Pupils are also involved in the running of the school via the school council and other leadershi proles, and discuss issues with the governors regaularly.

The local governing body is part of a wider governance structure within the Inspiration Trust.

Further details of roles and responsibilities can be found in the Governance section of the Trust here.

Academic year 2019-2020

Name Title Relevant interests Appointed Left
Claire Cullens

Trust governor

Chief Executive, Norfolk Community Foundation

Jan 2017 -
Matthew Fleming Trust governor President, Marylebone Cricket Club Oct 2015 -
David Hooper Trust governor None Nov 2016 -
Chris Jennings Trust governor Principal, Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form     Jul 2017 -
Rebekah Kerner Parent governor Employee, Education Solutions Oct 2017 -
Jim Longfield Trust governor Member, Audit & Risk Committee Dec 2015 -
Dame Rachel de Souza Trust governor

Chief Executive, Inspiration Trust

Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence

Trustee, Ambition Institute

Oct 2015  

Academic year 2018-2019

Name Title Relevant interests Appointed Left Attended
Claire Cullens

Trust governor

Chief Executive, Norfolk Community Foundation

Jan 2017 - 3 of 4
Sally Culling

Chair of governors

Employee, Inspiration Trust Oct 2015 July 2019 3 of 4
Matthew Fleming Trust governor President, Marylebone Cricket Club Oct 2015 - 1 of 4
David Hooper Trust governor None Nov 2016 - 3 of 4
Chris Jennings Trust governor Principal, Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form     Jul 2017 - 3 of 4
Rebekah Kerner Trust parent governor Employee, Education Solutions Oct 2017 - 3 of 4
Jim Longfield Trust governor Member, Audit & Risk Committee Dec 2015 - 3 of 4
Dame Rachel de Souza Trust governor

Chief Executive, Inspiration Trust

Member, Education Honours Committee

Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence

Trustee, Ambition Institute

Oct 2015 - 3 of 4