Governing Board

Stoke Holy Cross Primary School Governing Board for September 2018 - July 2019

Full Name Governor Term of Office Type of Governor Specific Roles Profile
Paula Allard ________________ 5th May 2017 – 4th May 2021 Co-opted Governor SEND, Cluster Paula is a teacher at a local secondary school, she has been a co-opted governor at the school since May 2017. Paula sits on the curriculum and personnel committees.
Peter Barber ________________ 18th Sept 2018 – 9th Sept 2022 Co-opted Governor Vice-chair of Governors, Safeguarding Peter is retired after 47 years working in commercial property management mainly for Aviva (Norwich Union) and latterly for various clients throughout the UK. He is married with 2 grown up children and has lived in Stoke Holy Cross most of his life. He has obtained a Diploma in English Local History (UEA) and has a continuing involvement in local history research particularly the built environment. He also has an interest in heritage aviation. He has been a Governor since 2013 and attends the Premises and Finance committees
Chris Boss ________________ 18th Sept 2018 – 9th Sept 2022 Co-opted Governor Chris is an Actuary working for Aviva. Chris joined the school as a governor in 2010. He chairs the Finance committee and also sits on the Curriculum committee
Jeannette Chaney ________________ Headteacher
Stuart Claxton ________________ 3rd  July 2018 – 3rd July 2022 Co-opted Governor Deputy Headteacher
Cassie Davies ________________ 1st Oct 2018 – 1st  Oct 2021 Co-opted Governor Cassie is a Co-opted governor and joined the board in the autumn of 2018. She has been a primary school teacher for 16 years with experience of teaching Reception through to Year 6, SENDCo and KS2 phase lead.  Cassie lives in Stoke with her husband Matthew and their two boys.
Claire Henry ________________ 23rd May 2016 – 22nd May 2020 Co-opted Governor Well-being I have been a daily visitor at Stoke Holy Cross Primary School since 2005 when my first child joined Foundation Class. I was involved in the School Association and even worked as a Teaching Assistant for a couple of terms to help out before opening School’s Out. I joined the school governors in September 2016 with the aim of doing my best for every child at the school
Roger Higgins ________________ 20th Oct 2018 – 20th Oct 2022 Parent Governor Roger is Director of Norwich Research School and East Anglian Schools' Teaching Alliance (both based at Notre Dame High School). Both of his sons are currently at the school
Steve Hurrell ________________ 18th Sept 2018 – 9th Sept 2022 Co-opted Governor Chair of Governors Steve is the director of a furniture making and woodworking business based locally. Steve joined as a parent governor in December 2011 and is currently the Chair of Governors and sits on the Premises and Personnel Committees.
Lyn Marsh  _______________ 10th Jan 2017 – 9th Jan 2021 LA Governor Lyn works as an Administrator at the University of East Anglia. She has lived in Stoke Holy Cross since 1998 with her husband Gary. She is a Parish Councillor and Curate (Assistant Minister) in the Venta Group of churches which includes Stoke Holy Cross. Both her two children attended the school. Lyn has been a governor since 2013 and sits on the Personnel committee.
Nick Mayhew ________________ 10th Feb 2015 – 9th Feb 2019 Parent Governor E-safety, Pupil Voice Nick is a Supply Chain Manager at Aviva. Nick joined the school governors in 2015, and sits on the Premises and Personnel Committees.
Julia Moncrieff ________________ 23rd Feb 2017 – 22nd Feb 2021 Staff Governor Julia joined as a staff governor in February 2017. Julia currently sits on the Curriculum committee.

Stoke Holy Cross Primary School Governing Board for September 2018 - July 2019

Committees

Curriculum
Claire Henry Chair
Paula Allard Vice-chair
Chris Boss
Jeannette Chaney
Stuart Claxton
Roger Higgins
Steve Hurrell
Julia Moncrieff
Finance & Premises
Chris Boss Chair
Peter Barber Vice-chair
Jeannette Chaney
Clare Henry
Nick Mayhew
Steve Hurrell
Personnel
Lyn Marsh Chair
Nick Mayhew Vice-chair
Chris Boss
Jeannette Chaney
Steve Hurrell
Paula Allard