Local Governing Body

Please find below more information about our Local Governing Body.

Governors, Roles and Details

The current members of the Brakenhale School Governing Body and their roles within the group.

Name Category of Governor Appointed by Date of appointment End of term Role
Cheryl Kelly Trust Board of Trustees 14.12.2018 13.12.2022 Chair of Local Governing Body

Link Governor for High Priorities

Link Governor for HR / Staffing

Sarah Mitchell Trust Board of Trustees 01.09.2021 31.08.2025 Link Governor for SEN&D
Ty Sterry Trust Board of Trustees 01.01.2021 31.12.2024 Vice-Chair of Local Governing Body

Link Governor for Finance

Vacancy Community
Terry McNaney Community Local Governing Body 08.11.2019 07.11.2023 Link Governor for Estates
Nargis Mirza Community Local Governing  Body 25.06.2020 24.06.2024 Link Governor for Safeguarding & IT
John Humphery Parent Ballot of Parents 03.02.2021 02.02.2025 Link Governor for Pupil Premium
Clare Bumpass Parent Ballot of Parents 16.03.2018 15.03.2022 Link Governor for Education Standards
Helena Ioannidis Teaching Staff Ballot of Teaching Staff 02.12.2020 01.12.2024 Link Governor for Behaviour & Attendance
Mike Murray Non-teaching Staff Ballot of Non-Teaching Staff 16.05.2019 15.05.2023 Link Governor for Mental Health & Wellbeing
Bhavin Tailor Headteacher Ex officio 01.09.2021 Ex officio

Attendance Record

Governing Body Record of Attendance at Meetings – Academic Year September 2020 – July 2021

  Number of meetings attended Possible Number of meetings to attend %


Clare Bumpass 7 7 100
Jane Coley (Headteacher) 6 6 100
John Humphrey (appt. 03.02.2021) 4 4 100
Helena Ioannidis (appt. 02.12.2020) 6 6 100
Cheryl Kelly (Chair) 7 7 100
Terry McNaney 3 7 43
Nargis Mirza 7 7 100
Mike Murray 7 7 100
Karen Roche 6 7 86
Ty Sterry (appt. 01.01.2021 5 5 100
Governors who resigned during the academic year None  


I. Possible number of meetings are of the Local Governing Body.
II. Additional attendance if invited as a non-member to a meeting, have not been counted.
III. All meetings were held virtually.

Register of Interests

You can download a copy of the register of interests of the Brakenhale School Governing Body members here.