Who are our Governors?

Trafalgar School Governing Body 2019 - 2020

Name of Governor Type of Appointee Date Appointed Pecuniary Interest
Steven Labedz  Chief Executive Officer  June 2015 Communitas: Trustee
Claire Copeland  Headteacher  January 2017 None
Joanne Bennett (Chair)  Directors Appointee  September 2019 Portsmouth City Council: Head of Business Growth, Relationships and Support
Richard Barlow  Co-Opted Governor  July 2017  Havant and Southdowns College: Deputy Principal
Julie Barratt Co-Opted Governor September 2018 None
Luan Meades Parent Governor September 2018 None
Tracy Kyle Parent Governor September 2018 Aldingbourne Trust: Support Worker

Portsmouth Parent Voice: Parent Rep (Volunteer)

Stephen Sheehan Co-Opted Governor March 2019 None
Yvonne Barber Co-Opted Governor July 2019 None

 


Governors who have served on Trafalgar's Local Governing Body

Name Type of Appointee Appointed Stepped Down
Lisa Freeman Staff Governor June 2015 December 2016
Rachel King Parent Governor June 2015 December 2016
Sian Sewell Headteacher June 2015 December 2016
Duncan Georgeson Directors Appointee June 2015 January 2017
David Hepburn Directors Appointee March 2016 May 2017
Cat Vaughan Staff Governor February 2017 July 2017
Sean Sayer Parent Governor February 2017 July 2017
Helen Tippet Parent Governor June 2015 December 2017
Kelly Dawkins Parent Governor September 2017 July 2018
Matthew Stratton Directors Appointee June 2015 September 2018
James Mansfield Co-Opted Governor February 2017 September 2018
Sue Wilson Directors Appointee October 2015 September 2019

Trafalgar Governing Body Attendance

2018 -2019

Trafalgar Governing Body Attendance

2017 -2018

Meetings attended Out of a possible Meetings attended Out of a possible
S Wilson, Chair, Trust Appointee 7 8 M Stratton, Chair, Trust Appointee 7 9
J Bennett, Vice-Chair, Trust Appointee 8 8 S Wilson, Vice-Chair, Trust Appointee 8 9
S Labedz, Executive Headteacher 7 8 S Labedz, Executive Headteacher 7 9
C Copeland, Headteacher 8 8 C Copeland, Headteacher 8 9
J Barrett, Trust Appointee (end of office June 2019) 4 5 J Bennett, Trust Appointee 5 9
J Mansfield, Trust Appointee (resigned October 2018) 1 1 J Mansfield, Trust Appointee 5 9
R Barlow, Co-opted Governor 4 8 R Barlow, Co-opted Governor 5 9
L Meades, Parent Governor 6 7 K Dawkins, Parent Governor 5 7
S Ryan, Staff Governor 6 7 S Ryan, Staff Governor (appointed May 2018) 3 3
S Sheehan, Co-opted (appointed May 2019) 3 3 L Freeman, Staff Governor (resigned January 2018) 1 3
T Kyle, Parent Governor 6 7 H Tippett, Parent Governor (resigned December 2017) 1 3
Y Barber, Co-opted Governor (appointed July 2019) 1 1
Trafalgar Governing Body Attendance
2016 -2017
 
  Meetings attended Out of a possible    
M Stratton, Chair, Trust Appointee 10 12
S Wilson, Vice-Chair, Trust Appointee 8 12
S Labedz, Executive Headteacher 12 12
C Copeland, Headteacher 8 8
J Bennett, Trust Appointee 3 6
J Mansfield, Trust Appointee 6 6
S Sayer, Trust Appointee (resigned July 2017) 2 6
D Hepburn Trust Appointee (resigned May 2017) 8 10
C Vaughan, Staff Governor (resigned May 2017) 3 3
H Tippett, Parent Governor 6 12
D Georgeson, Trust Appointee (resigned January 2017) 8 8
L Freeman, Staff Governor 8 8