Academy Committee

2021-22: Wayland Academy Committee 

Full Name  AC role Interests Date of Apt Date Stepped Down Aptd by: Meeting Attendance
Claire Bowes Governor

Secretary of the Wayland Agricultural Society

Director of Bowes Estates Ltd

13/10/2020   Trustee 4

Harry  Buscall

Chair of Governors Partner/Member, Ken Hill Estates. Member, Peddar Farming 1/10/2020   Trustee  4
Dan Carter Governor Principal, Thetford Academy 13/10/2020   Trustee 4
Gary Lee

Governor

Director, Indigo Waste Services Ltd 13/10/2020   Trustee 4

Andrea George-Samuels

Governor Executive Assistant Principal, Hewett and JAC 12/10/2021   Trustee 0

 

2020-21: Wayland Academy Committee 

Full Name  AC role Interests Date of Apt Date Stepped Down Aptd by: Meeting Attendance
Claire Bowes Governor

Secretary of the Wayland Agricultural Society

Director of Bowes Estates Ltd

13/10/2020   Trustee 4

Harry  Buscall

Chair of Governors Partner/Member, Ken Hill Estates. Member, Peddar Farming 1/10/2020   Trustee  4
Dan Carter Governor Principal, Thetford Academy 13/10/2020   Trustee 4
Gary Lee

Governor

Director, Indigo Waste Services Ltd 13/10/2020   Trustee 4

Claire 

Schofield

Governor   13/10/2020   Trustee 4

 

2019-20: Wayland Academy joined the Thetford Academy Committee in April 2020. 

 

Full Name 

AC role 

Interests

Date of Apt

Date Stepped Down

Appointed by: 

Meeting Attendance 

Lady Kay Fisher

Chair of Governors

Relative, Kilverstone Trust

Patron, Thetford Grammar School

Governor, E-MAT

1/2/15 (term renewed 1/2/19)

-

Trustee

IIII

Roy Brame 

Governor

Vice Chairman of Breckland District Council

3/6/19

-

Trustee

III

Mike Gibbins 

Governor

Director, Zerorange Ltd

1/12/14 (term renewed 1/12/18)

-

Trustee

IIII

Darren Hollingsworth 

 

Principal, Cromer Academy

1/9/19

   

III

Gary Lee 

 

Director, Indigo Waste Services Ltd

1/9/19

   

III

Ian Soden 

Governor 

Director, Soden Education Ltd

Mrs L Soden: board member of Gabrieli consort and Cambridge Handel Opera Co., consultant director of East Midlands Academy Trust, board member of Danes Educational Trust, governor at BRIT School, governor at Bryanston School

1/12/15 (term renewed 1/12/19)

-

Trustee

III

Dame Rachel de Souza 

Governor

Chief Executive, Inspiration Trust Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence Trustee, Ambition Institute

1/9/17

-

Trustee

III

 

The Academy Committee 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 Inspiration Trust website. 

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