Governors

Our Governors play a key role in our continued improvements, and bring a range of skills and expertise to our academy.

Scheme of Delegated Authority (SoDA)

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Trust Governance Structure

Body Chair
Board of Directors Mr. Tom Miskell
Audit Committee Ms. Elaine Beaumont
Commercial Interests Group (C.I.G.) Mr. David Baker
W.R.E.S. t/a White Rose Maths (sub-committee of C.I.G.) Mr. John Barraclough
Fountain Springs Day Nursery (sub-committee of C.I.G.) Mr. John Barraclough
Trinity Academy Halifax L.G.B. Mr. David Baker
Akroydon Primary Academy L.G.B. Mrs. Jackie Tagg
Cathedral Academy L.G.B. Mr. John Hanson
Trinity Academy Sowerby Bridge L.G.B. Ms. Georgie Scully
St. Chad’s C of E Primary Academy L.G.B. Ms. Jag Oates
Trinity Sixth Form Academy L.G.B. Mr. Brendan Evans
Lynsey Mitchell, Principal

Lynsey Mitchell

Principal

Sue Sutton

Chair of Governors

I am committed to working alongside and supporting the Senior Leadership Team to provide the best educational experience for all our pupils.

My name is Sue Sutton. I have lived in Calderdale for 24 years and I am a retired Headteacher, having led 2 primary schools within the Local Authority. I’ve been a member of the Governing Board for 7 years and currently hold the posts of Safeguarding Link Governor and the Chair of the Governing Board. I am committed to working alongside and supporting the Senior Leadership Team to provide the best educational experience for all our pupils.

Paul Wallis

Alison Stewart

Trinity Academy St Peter's Governor

Hannah Tuffnell

I joined the governing body of St. Peter’s in March 2020 as I wanted to help to support and improve the school.

I have worked in education for over 10 years and I am passionate about ensuring that all young people receive their entitlement of world class education. I am an Assistant Principal at Trinity Academy Halifax, leading on curriculum development and I have delivered both academic and vocational qualifications. I hope to bring my expertise to the governance team at Trinity Academy St Peter’s to ensure that our students make exceptional academic progress and engage in a broad, balanced and nurturing curriculum.

Trinity Academy St Peter's Governor

Mark Foster

I joined the governing body at Trinity Academy St Peter’s as I wanted to support the Academy through it’s improvement journey.

I am passionate about inclusion and have always had the philosophy that all children can and should achieve. Having been professionally involved in education for nearly 20 years I will provide a wealth of experience to the Governing body and wider school community. I am currently the Director of Trinity Teaching School Alliance so am directly involved in day to day teacher training as well as CPD and wider school Improvement, all of which involves skills that can be transferred to the governing body at Trinity Academy St Peter’s.