Academy Advisory Body

All academies within the Trust are governed by the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust Board and Members. The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust governance structure establishes clear lines of accountability, overview and scrutiny at three levels: The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust Members; the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust Board and its Committees; and the Academy Advisory Bodies (AABs).


The AAB meets formally three times each year (termly) and also meets informally each term through engagement meetings. The Trusts scheme of delegation, AAB terms of reference and articles of association can be accessed by the clicking the following link key documents set out the function and role of the AAB.

AAB Terms Of Reference

Please find below details about this academy’s AAB membership, including the names, categories, responsibilities, pecuniary interests and terms of appointment for each member.


Name Governor Status Date Appointed Appointed By Term of Office Attendance Possible Actual Attendance Interests Declared
Alan Puckey LEAD September 2013 MAT Board

31 December 

September 2021

3 2 Governor: Bishop Alexander and Jubilee Academies
Emma Thorne Headteacher n/a MAT Board n/a 3 3 None
Emily Ashdown Staff (Teacher) September 2014 MAT Board September 2018 3 3 None
Maria Rynne Staff (Support) September 2017 MAT Board 30 September 2018 3 3 None
Mark Thomas Parent September 2013 Elected

31 July 2018


3 0 None
Chris Richards LEAD September 2013 MAT Board

September 2018


3 3

Governor: Millfield, Bishop Alexander

Education consultant: Chris Richards Education

Member: MAT Board

C Stefanovic Community March 2016 MAT Board 31 December 2021 3 2 None
Prez Hamla Parent 1 December 2017


30 November 2018 3 2 None
Chizara Philips Parent 1 December 2017 Elected 30 November 2018 3 1 None
Louise Hunt Parent 1 December 2017 Elected 30 November 2018 3 3 None
VACANCY Parent             
VACANCY  Parent             
VACANCY Community             

The academy AAB is led by the chair who can be contacted on the following email address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.For any further information please contact the school office.

The L.E.A.D. Multi Academy Trust. Registered address: 5a The Ropewalk, Nottingham, NG1 5DU.
A charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (company number: 08296921).