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Trustees & Local Governing Committee



For more information on Trustees, please see the Four Cs MAT website
First Name Surname Role
Emma  Black Trustee
David  Briggs Member
Gary Dawkins Trustee and Member
Iain Erskine Trustee
Andrew Finding Trustee
John Holdich Member
Mary Kiernan Trustee
Gilmour McLaren Trustee and Member
Poppy Reynolds Member
Jonathan Theobalds Trustee
David Whiles Trustee
Debbie Sanderson Clerk
Sarah Cooper Clerk


 List of Local Governing Committee of Governors

Name of Governor

Governor Category, appointing body, and dates of office

Committee membership and individual responsibilities

Kevin Abbott

Parent Governor

14/10/2017 to 15/10/2021

Chair of Governors, Pay Committee, Foundation Stage, Safer Recruitment

Maria Crutchfield

Co-opted Governor

01/01/2015 to 1/1/2023

Vice Chair of Governors,

Pay Committee

Safer Recruitment

Michelle Siequien

Staff Governor

01/09/2015 to 01/09/2023


Charlotte Burrows

Co-opted Governor

05/03/2019 to 05/03/2023



Claire Freeman

Staff Governor

01/09/2016 to 01/09/2024

Inclusion Manager

Madeleine Roberts

Co-opted Governor

09/07/2019 to 09/07/2023

Safeguarding Governor


Staci Cotton

Parent Governor 

19/05/2020 to 19/05/2024


Pay Committee
Caroline Curtis  Clerk   

Meet or Speak to a Governor

If you wish to  speak to a Governor please e mail the Academy office and they will pass your details on. The e mail for the office is  office@discovery.peterborough.sch.uk

Governing Body Committee Register of Interests 2020-2021

The governing body is under duty to publish their register of interests on the DPA website. It sets out the relevant business interests of governors and details of any other educational establishments they govern. It also sets out any relationships between governors and members of the academy staff including spouses, partners and relatives.

A Co-Opted Governor is a person appointed by the governing body and who, in the opinion of the governing body, has the skills required to contribute to the effective governance and success of the academy.