Governor Profiles & Statutory Information

Governor
Governor 
Category
Appointing
Body
Term
End Date
Committee
(see grid below)
Key
Responsibilities
Business 
Interests/
Financial
Interests
Other 
Educational
Establishments
Governed
Any
Relationship 
Between
Staff & 
Governor
Mrs Sue Barnes Head Teacher Governors  In post
F,B,H&S
T&L
Per,PR
 Head Teacher  None None   None
Mr Mike Boyle  Co-opted   Governors 24/09/18 
F,B,H&S
T&L (CHR)
Pup Disc.
Staff Dis.
Appeals
Compl.
 Educ. Visits
School Travel
Eco-Schools
(Equal Opps)
P.E.
None  None  None 
Miss Jenny Clarkin  Parent   Parents
25/09/18
resigned
7-11-16 
 Per, PR
SEN
PHSE
SMSC 
SCIENCE
 Local childminder
Runs nearby EY setting
None  None 
Mrs Alison Collins  Associate    Governors 11/02/19   Per, PR  ART  None None  None 
Mr James Edley Parent Parents 21/02/20  F,B, H&S, Per PR   None None None
Mr Matthew Glanville Co-opted Governors 21/02/20
 F,B, H&S
Per PR
  None None None
Mr John Goodman  Parent   Parents 05/03/19 
 Per,PR
(VC)
Compl.
 MATHS  None None  None 
Mrs Elna Joseph  Co-opted    Governors 24/09/18 
F,B, H&S
T&L
Pup Disc.
Staff Diss
DEV. GOV 
HISTORY
R.E.
 None  None  None
Mrs Steph Parkinson  Staff    Governors 09/10/16   T&L  DEPUTY HEAD TEACHER None 
Little Acorns
Kindergarten 
 None
Mr Paul Phillips  Co-opted    Governors 24/09/18 
F,B, H&S
T&L 
CHILD PROTECTION 
ASSESSMENT
CURRICULUM
G&T
D&T
Assistant Head Teacher at John Colet School   None  None
Mrs Suzanne Pim Co-opted Governors 26-1-17  
SEN 
  None None
Mr Andrew Robertson Associate   Governors 01/02/20  F,B,H&S   H&S
 Self employed
building surveyor
- may oversee maintenance or
alterations at JHSW
 None None 
Mrs Michelle Russell Co-opted   Governors 13/05/19
T&L (VC)
Per, PR
Appeals
 EYFS
 Manager
Little Acorns Kindergarten
 
 
Little Acorns Kindergarten
Daughter provides supply TA support 
Mrs Daniya Stewart Parent  Parents 25/09/18
 T&L
Appeals
 ENGLISH  None  None None 
Mr Simon Ward Parent Parents 21/02/20  T&L   None None None
Mr David Wheeler Co-opted  Governors 01/02/20
F,B,H&S (CHR)
Per, PR
 ICT
ASSET MAN.
OOSC
None   None  None
Dr Gordon Wong Co-opted   Governors 24/09/18
 Per, PR
(CHR)
Compl.
 EQUALITIES
PUPIL PREMIUM
None  Wendover Junior School   None
Vacancy LEA   Governors            
 
Constitution: 5 x parent, 1 x LEA, 2 x Staff, & 8 Co-opted
Reconstituted 25 September 2014 (2012 Regs)
Reviewed at Governing Body Meeting held on 22nd September 2016
Our Associate Governors are eligible to vote on the sub-committees they sit on and also have voting rights in Full Governing Body Meetings
Governor
Finance,
Buildings,
H&S
Teaching &
Learning
Personnel &
Pay Review
 Pupil
Discipline
Staff Dismissal
Grievance
Admissions
Pay Review Appeal
Staff Dismissal Complaints
Mrs S Barnes x x x        
Mr M Boyle x x CHR   x x   x
Miss J Clarkin   resigned November 2016 
Mrs A Collins     x        
Mr J Edley  x    x        
Mr M Glanville    x        
Mr J Goodman     x (VC)       x
Mrs E Joseph x x   x   x  
Mrs S Parkinson   x          
Mr P Phillips
(CHAIR)
x x          
Mrs S Pim
             
Mr A Robertson
x            
Mrs M Russell   x (VC) x   x    
Mrs D Stewart   x     x    
Mr S Ward              
Mr D Wheeler
(VICE CHAIR)
x CHR   x        
Dr G Wong
    x CHR       x
Vacancy              
 
 
 
GOVERNOR PEN PORTRAITS
 

Mike Boyle

Mike joined the Governing Body in 2008 and has served in a variety of capacities over the years, acting as chair of the finance committee, personnel committee and currently the teaching and learning committee. All 3 of his children have attended John Hampden School in recent years, with his youngest daughter currently in Foundation Stage.

Mike came to the Governing Body as a Community Governor, during his regular RAF service and he has a background in HR, finance, project management and infrastructure management. He is currently employed in a Programme Management role.

 
Alison Collins
Alison Collins joined the Governing Body in 2011 as a Parent Governor, and has now signed up as an Associate Governor for a second term. With a background in Business Management, Alison now works in Project Management. 
Alison has an older daughter who previously attended The John Hampden School, while her son currently attends the school. Alison sits on the Personnel Committee and is the subject ambassador for Art.
 

 John Goodman

John Goodman became a parent governor at the beginning of March 2015. He had a daughter at John Hampden, who has now moved on to the Junior School. He has twin boys who joined the John Hampden early years class in January.

John has  been operations manager at Heathrow since 2008 where he led teams that look after the security of the terminals. He now manages the Customer Relations and Service team in Terminal 4.
He has been in management positions for the last 23 years, whilst at Heathrow he has been responsible for upwards of 40000 passengers and staff on any given day in the Terminals. John  hopes to offer his experience to the school in any way it is needed.
 
Elna Joseph

Elna Joseph has been involved in local education and government for over twenty years. She is a long-standing co-opted governor of the John Hampden School.  She has an arts degree specialising in literature and has experienced working in the finance sector. She has also served as a governor of the John Colet Academy.

Michelle Russell

Michelle Russell joined the Governing Body as a Co-opted Governor in June 2015.  Michelle has two children who both went through the schools on the Wendover campus, the youngest child still attends the John Colet School.
Michelle is currently the Manager at Little Acorns Kindergarten, prior to this Michelle was employed within HR.  Her responsibilities as Governor include the Early Years Foundation Stage as well as sitting on the HR committee and Vice Chair of the Teaching and Learning committee.
 
David Wheeler
David Wheeler is a Parent Governor. He has a son in Year 2 and a daughter who went through John Hampden recently and is now in the Wendover Junior School. David has worked in the private sector in IT for 20 years. He is currently a Service Manager for a leading European IT company, responsible for delivering large scale projects and support for the public and private sector. Davis is responsible for managing teams in multiple locations in the UK and also a team in India. He has experience of project management, financial reporting and performance management. David joined the Governing Body in April 2012.
 
Gordon Wong
Having been a governor at the school since 2011, initially as a Parent Governor and now as a Co-Opted Governor, Gordon currently sits on the Personnel and Pay Review Committee and has joint responsibilities for the Diversity, Equalities and Community Cohesion and Pupil Premium aspects of the school. His children came through John Hampden School Wendover very happily, and still miss it. He is also a governor at the Wendover CE Junior School. Gordon was educated originally in Scotland and latterly in Southampton. After a PhD in Inorganic Chemistry, he worked as a journalist and magazine editor in the UK and Asia, and now runs a PR company with his wife Claire, specialising in technology and Greater China.
 

 Suzanne Pim

Suzanne Pim joined the Governing body in 2017, both children having recently attended John Hampden. Having been Chair of the Friends of John Hampden and heavily involved with fund raising for the school over previous years becoming a Governor seemed a natural progression and a good opportunity to continue to be involved with and support a school that her children enjoyed attending so much.

Suzanne’s background is in Television Production Management, predominantly at the BBC in genres including Sport, Childrens and Factual and she is currently managing and scheduling Production Accounting teams working across all BBC in-house programmes.

Suzanne has experience in project management, financial management and people management.

ANNUAL ATTENDANCE RECORD AT GOVERNING BODY MEETINGS
2016-2017
 
 

AUTUMN 2016
 
GOVERNOR    FGB           
T,L & Curr
Comm
Personnel
Comm
Finance
Prem, H&S
Informal
FGB
   22-9-16  18-10-16 3-11-16  10-11-16  24-11-16  
Sue Barnes present    present present  present   
Mike Boyle apologies    -  present present   
John Goodman present    present apologies   
Elna Joseph present    - present     
Steph Parkinson present    - apologies   
Paul Phillips present    -  present present   
Michelle Russell present    present apologies   
David Wheeler present    present present  apologies   
Gordon Wong present    apologies present   
Alison Collins apologies    present present   
Daniya Stewart present    -  -  present  
Matthew Glanville  present   present   present present   
James Edley  present    present present  present   
Simon Ward  present    apologies present 
Suzanne Pim - - - - -
 
 
SPRING 2017
GOVERNOR
FGB 
T,L & Curr
Comm
 
Personnel
Comm
 
Finance
Prem, H&S
 
Informal FGB
   26-1-17  31-1-17 2-3-17  9-2-17  30-3-17
 Sue Barnes  present present  present  present  present
Mike Boyle  apologies  present  present   present  apologies
 John Goodman  present apologies   - present 
 Elna Joseph present  present  apologies  present  present 
Steph Parkinson  present  present  present  present 
 Paul Phillips present  apologies  apologies  present  present 
Michelle Russell  present  present  present  present 
 David Wheeler present  apologies  present 
Gordon Wong  present  present  present 
Alison Collins  apologies apologies  apologies 
Daniya Stewart apologies  apologies  apologies  apologies 
Matthew Glanville present  present  present  present  present 
James Edley present 
present 
present  present  present 
Simon Ward present   present apologies  present 
Suzanne Pim preseny  present  present  apologies 
 
Summer 2017
GOVERNOR FGB T, L & Curr Comm Personnel Comm Finance, Premises, H&S Finance, Premises, H&S Informal FGB
  18-5-17 4-7-17 15-6-17 22-4-17 22-6-17 29-6-17
Sue Barnes  present    present present present   
Mike Boyle apologies    present  apologies  
John Goodman present     apologies -  -  
Elna Joseph  present    - apologies  present  
Steph Parkinson present     - present  
Paul Phillips present     - apologies  present  
Michelle Russell apologies     - present  
David Wheeler apologies     - present  present  
Alison Collins present     present present  -  
Daniya Stewart apologies     - -  
Matt Glanville virtual attendance     apologies present apologies   
James Edley present     present present present   
Simon Ward present     - apologies apologies   
Suzanne Pim present    present  present present   
 
ANNUAL ATTENDANCE RECORD AT GOVERNING BODY MEETINGS
2015-2016
 
 
GOVERNOR FGB
T,L & Curr
Comm
Personnel
Comm
Finance
Prem, H&S
Informal
FGB
FGB
Finance
Prem, H&S
T,L & Curr
Comm
Informal
FGB
Personnel
Comm
Finance
Prem, H&S
FGB
DATE 24-9-15 20-10-15 5-11-15 12-11-15 26-11-15 2-2-16 11-2-16  23-2-16  10-3-16 22-3-16  12-5-16 19-5-16
Sue Barnes present  present  present  present present  present present   present  present  present present  present
Jessica Beall present n/a  n/a  present   present present  present   n/a  present left FGB   left FGB left FGB
Mike Boyle present  present n/a  present   apologies  present apologies   present  apologies  n/a apologies  apologies
John Goodman present n/a  present  n/a   present  apologies n/a   n/a apologies  apologies   n/a present
Elna Joseph present  present n/a present   present  apologies  apologies  present apologies   n/a  present present
Steph Parkinson present  present n/a  n/a   present  present n/a   present  present  n/a  n/a present
Paul Phillips present apologies  n/a   present present   present  present  present  present n/a  apologies  present
Michelle Russell present present  present   n/a  present  present n/a   apologies apologies  apologies   n/a present
David Wheeler present  n/a present  present   present present  present   n/a present   present present  present
Gordon Wong present n/a  present   n/a  present present  n/a   n/a  present  present  n/a present
Alison Collins present  n/a  present n/a  present  apologies   n/a  n/a  present apologies  n/a  present
Jenny Clarkin apologies  n/a  apologies n/a  present   absent  n/a n/a   apologies apologies   n/a present
Daniya Stewart apologies apologies  n/a n/a   apologies  absent n/a  absent  present  n/a  n/a present
Andy Smith apologies  n/a  - - left GB   -  -  -  - -
Matthew Glanville      -           present n/a  present present
James Edley               Present present  n/a present
Simon Ward               Present n/a n/a  present