Board Information

Name Member or Director/Trustee Appointment made by Appointment Date Date stepped down Business and pecuniary interests 2015/2016 % attendance whilst in office 2016/2017 % attendance whilst in office
Simon Peck Director/Trustee
Chair/Ex-officio Member
Members 21/01/2014 Simon Peck Governance Consultancy
Chair of Governors at Willowdown Primary Academy
Vice Chair of Governors at Countess Gytha Primary School
100% 100%
Lee Phillips Director/Trustee
Vice Chair
Members 08/10/2015 Employee of EdisonLearning 40% 75%
Miranda Abraham Director/Trustee Members 08/10/2015 None 100% 100%
Robin Imms Director/Trustee Members 08/10/2015 None 100% 100%
Howard Lay Director/Trustee Members 09/01/2013 06/04/2017 CEO of Samuel Ward Academy Trust 33% 0%
Natasha Pope Director/Trustee Members 30/09/2014 None 83% 75%
Sami Abouzahr Director/Trustee Members 01/03/2016 HSBC employee and shareholder 33% 100%
Tim Nash Member Principal Sponsor 03/08/2012 Governor of Samuel Ward Academy N/A N/A
Allan Sigsston Member Principal Sponsor 03/08/2012 Employee of EdisonLearning N/A N/A
Paul Lincoln Member Principal Sponsor 03/11/2016 N/A N/A
Debbie Morrison OBE Director/Trustee (Secondary Principal) Members 20/12/2014 01/12/2016 Principal of Kingsthorpe College 83% 0%
Tim Nash Sponsor Director Principal Sponsor 03/08/2012 01/06/2016 Governor of Samuel Ward Academy 100% N/A
Allan Sigston Sponsor Director Principal Sponsor 03/08/2012 01/06/2016 Employee of EdisonLearning 80% N/A