Membership of the Governing Body

Name and
Category of
Appointment
Profession First Appointed
Last Appointed
Term of Office Expires
Committee Membership
(Statutory)
Kafayat Ayoola
Student Governor

Vice-Chair of
Student Council
Student 01.01.2016
N/A
31.12.2017
Peter Barker
Community Governor

Vice-Chair Audit Committee
Finance - Banking
Management (retired)
06.02.2003
01.01.2014
31.12.2018
Audit
Andy Beatty
Community Governor

Immediate Past
Chair of Corporation
IT - Audit
Accountancy (retired
04.12.2003
01.09.2015
31.08.2019
  • Search, Governance
    and Remuneration
  • Audit
Lewis Crow
Student Governor

Chair of Student
Council
Student 01.01.2016
N/A
31.12.2017
Kevin Finnigan
Community Governor

Vice Chair of
Corporation
Lead Governor:
Curriculum Offer and
Educational Quality
Previously FE Principal
Education Consultancy
National Leader of Governance
01.09.2015
N/A
31.08.2019
Search, Governance
and Remuneration
Georgina Gardiner
Community Governor
Primary Education
(Head teacher retired)
Master Practitioner in
Neuro Linguistic
Programming (NLP)
Consultancy -
Maximising Leadership
01.09.2016
01.09.2016
31.08.2020
Chris Garrett
Community Governor
Higher Education
Suffolk University
01.09.2015
N/A
31.08.2019
Nicholas Gerrard
Community Governor

Chair of Audit
Committee
Finance Director
NHS University Trust
01.09.2012
01.09.2016
31.08.2020
  • Search, Governance
    and Remuneration
  • Audit
Christopher Goldsworthy
Community Governor

Lead Governor:
- Finance
- Health and Safety
Accountancy – HE
(Essex University)
01.09.2013
N/A
31.08.2017
Chris Graves
Community Governor

Chair of Corporation
Chair of Search,
Governance and
Remuneration Committee
Solicitor (retired)
Previously Chair of
Governors – Secondary sector
01.01.2011
01.01.2014
31.12.2018
Search, Governance
and Remuneration
June Leslie
Parent Governor

Lead Governor:
Safeguarding
Law – Solicitor (private
sector)
Previous - Local
Authority Solicitor
Secondary Sector School
Governor
01.09.2016
N/A
31.08.2018
Ian MacNaughton
Ex-Officio

Observer:
Search, Governance
and Remuneration
SFC Principal 01.04.1997
N/A
N/A
David Morran
Community Governor

Lead Governor:
Equality, Diversity
and Opportunity
Chair of Special
Committee
BT Personnel
Manager (retired)
Human Resources
01.09.1987
01.09.2016
31.08.2020
  • Search, Governance
    and Remuneration
  • Audit
John Owens
Community Governor
HE Education - Lecturer
Previous Secondary
Sector Governor
04.12.2008
01.12.2016
30.11.2020
Michele Perrin
Staff Governor
Administration
FE- support staff
01.03.2014
N/A
28.02.2018
John Stenhouse
Community Governor

Vice Chair of
Corporation
Lead Governor:
Finance
Business Growth Adviser –Anglia LEP
Management - accountancy
Suffolk Chamber of
Commerce (employee)
06.12.2007
01.01.2014
30.12.2017
Search, Governance
and Remuneration
Ian Vipond
Community Governor
Local Government
Building/Planning
Strategic Director –
Colchester Borough
Council
01.03.2014
01.03.2014
28.02.2018
Richard Wilson
Staff Governor
FE Education – Teacher 01.03.2017
N/A
28.02.2021

Register of Interest of Members of the Corporation

Governor Supply of Work
or goods to or
for Corporation
Contract or
proposed
contract concerning
Corporation
Any other matters
relating to
Corporation
Remunerated
employment and
other external
interests
Interests of close
relatives/business
partners
Peter Barker None None None None None
Andy Beatty None None Member of Colchester
Sixth Form College
Parent Teachers
Association ‘College
Friends’
None None
Kevin Finnigan None None None Director K.F Associates None
Christopher Garrett None None None University Campus
Suffolk (employee)
None
Nick Gerrard None None None
  • Director of Finance, East
    Kent Hospitals University
    Foundation Trust
  • Firstsite, Colchester,
    Trustee
None
Chris Goldsworthy None None None University of Essex
(employee)
N. Francis
- University of Essex
employee
Chris Graves None None E. Graves – Partner
Evershed’s
(employment law)
None E. Graves
– Partner Evershed’s
(employment law)
T. Graves
- Non executive
director , Colchester
Borough Homes
Georgina Gardiner None None None
  • Gina Gardiner Associates
    – sole trader
  • Genuinely You – Director
None
Evette Hawkins
(term ended 01.12.2016)
None None None
  • Sixth Form College,
    Colchester (employee)
  • Director of COPE
    (voluntary post)
None
Steven Haydon
(resigned 27.02.2017)
None None None None None
June Leslie SFC transactions
with Scotech
cabling solutions
SFC transactions
with Scotech
cabling solutions
None
  • Bates Wells and
    Brainthwaite Solicitors
  • Director Scotech cabling
    solutions
R.Leslie
Scotech cabling solutions
Ian MacNaughton None None None
  • College Principal
  • Director, Fuel Channel
    (wholly owned trading
    company relating to the
    College)
None
Michelle Perrin None None None Sixth Form College,
Colchester (employee)
None
David Morran None None None None None
John Owens None None None None None
John Stenhouse None None None
  • Suffolk Chamber of
    Commerce (employee)
  • Solutions Telecoms LTD
    (majority shareholder)
  • Ex-officio Director,
    Fuel Channel
    (wholly owned trading
    company relating to the
    College)
None
Ian Vipond None None None
  • Director Colchester
    Borough Council
  • Director Community
    Stadium Company
Wife, Hilary Vipond is
Principal of St Mary’s
School Colchester
Richard Wilson None None None Sixth Form College,
Colchester (employee)
None

Corporation Membership
Total Number of Governors 20
18 Governors in post as at 01.04.2017
2 Community Governor vacancies - recruitment on hold pending Academisation

Updated: June 2017