Thistle Hill Academy

Governance

To view our Governance structure, please visit our governance page at: 

stouracademytrust.org.uk/governance

The Local Advisory Board’s role is to champion the Trust’s ethos and mission, hold to account and support the headteacher and to monitor the Academy’s key performance indicators.

Our Local Advisory Board consists of governors from both Thistle Hill Academy and Richmond Academy:

Governor’s full name: Mrs Helen Evemy
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 
May 2017
Term of office expires: 
Not fixed
Appointed by: 
 Headteacher (Ex Officio)
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: 
None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18:
2/2

Governor’s full name: Mrs Annette Bevan
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment:
 May 2018
Term of office expires: 
Not fixed
Appointed by: 
Headteacher (Ex Officio)
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: 
None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 
N/A

Governor’s full name: Mr Matthew Wheatcroft
Positions of Responsibility: Chair of Local Advisory Board
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: 31/08/2020
Appointed by: GB/Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 2/2

Governor’s full name: Mr Ben Martin
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: 31/08/2020
Appointed by: GB/Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 2/2

Governor’s full name: Mr Elliot Jayes
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 03/09/2017
Term of office expires: 31/08/2020
Appointed by: GB/Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: N/A

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Governor’s full name: Mrs Dolley White
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 
03/09/2017
Term of office expired: 
03/12/2019
Appointed by: 
GB/Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: 
None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: 
None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: 
None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2018/19: 
N/A

Governor’s full name: Mrs Catherine Armstrong
Positions of Responsibility: Community Governor
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: Parents
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 0/2

Governor’s full name: Tina Booth
Positions of Responsibility: Parent Governor
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: GB/Board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 2/2

Governor’s full name: Zoe Carter
Positions of Responsibility: Parent Governor
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: Parents
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 0/2

Governor’s full name: Simon Lynch Garbett
Positions of Responsibility: Parent Governor
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: Parents
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 2/2

Governor’s full name: Sue Simpson
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: Community
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18: 2/2

Governor’s full name: Mr Liam Bedford
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: GB/board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18:
2/2

Governor’s full name: Pat Wiggins
Positions of Responsibility: 
Date of appointment: 01/02/2017
Term of office expires: Resigned January 2018
Appointed by: GB/board
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None
Attendance record at governing body meetings over academic year 2017/18:
2/2