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Here you will find all the information you need about the members of our Local Governing Board. If you wish to contact a school governor, please do so via the school office.

For pen portraits, please scroll to the bottom of the page. 

Current Membership

Full NameDate of AppointmentTerm of OfficeHow AppointedVoting Rights
Miss Elaine Atkinson19/09/20174 YearsTrustee AppointedYes
Mrs Catherine Barker19/10/20184 YearsTrustee AppointedYes
Ms Deborah Barton06/11/20204 YearsStaff AppointedYes
Mr Trevor Brown23/04/20194 YearsParent ElectedYes
Mrs Louise Harte23/04/20194 YearsParent ElectedYes
Miss Ros Jump09/12/20194 YearsTrustee AppointedYes
Miss Alison Oxtoby01/09/2018until ceases to be Head of SchoolHead of SchoolYes
Mrs Caroline Palmer (Chair)19/10/20184 YearsTrustee AppointedYes
Miss Lyn Whitford01/11/20184 YearsStaff AppointedYes
Mrs H Whyley23/09/20204 YearsTrust AppointedYes
Mr L Wilson23/09/20204 YearsTrust AppointedYes
VACANCY (parent)

Member Resignations

Full NameDate of AppointmentTerm of OfficeDate of ResignationHow Appointed
Mrs Catherine Barker19/10/20171 year18/10/2018 (end of term of office)Governor Co-pted
Mrs Louise Harte10/03/20154 years09/03/2019 (end of term of office)Parent Elected
Mr Chris Huscroft01/05/2014until ceases to be Executive Head Teacher31/08/2018 (owing to change to SET governance)Executive Head Teacher
Mrs Karen Markham 01/09/2013until ceases to be Head of School31/08/2018 (resigned as Head of School)Head of School
Mrs Caroline Palmer (Vice-Chairman)19/10/20171 year18/10/2018 (end of term of office)Governor Co-opted
Mr Joe (Jonathan) Russell 19/09/20174 Years31/12/2019Trustee Appointed
Mr Raymond Reed08/04/20154 years07/04/2019 (end of term of office)Parent Elected
Mrs Kirsty Sutcliffe19/09/20174 Years10/06/2019Trustee Appointed
Mr Nathan Peat06/12/20184 Years22/05/2020 (resigned)Parent Elected

Governor Roles

Pecuniary Interests

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Dunswell Academy

Dunswell Academy, Beverley Road, Dunswell, East Yorkshire, HU6 0AD

Telephone: 01482 855279 Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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