Local governors

  • Chris Bourke

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    NEAT, Employee - West Walker Primary School

  • Angela Campbell

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    Northumbria University, Employee (since September 2014)
    Beech Hill Primary School, Governor (since September 2013)

  • Peter Carter

    Trust governor/Vice chair of governors

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    Blue Flames Conference and Leisure Centre, Director (since December 2012)
    Trinity Academy, Trustee and member (since August 2017)
    Walker Parish Church, PCC secretary (since April 2012)

  • Carly Dobson

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    Barnados, Employee (since September 2004)

  • Nichola Draper

    Headteacher governor

    Ex-officio position based on role as headteacher

    Declared interests:
    NEAT Employee - West Walker Primary School

  • Susan McGowan

    Trust governor/Chair of local governing committee

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    Barclays Bank, Employee (since July 2010)

  • Mr Dean Phythian

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 13.03.19/Term of office to 12.03.23

    Declared interests:
    Newcastle University Student Union, Employee (since February 2013)
    Newcastle Carers, Trustee (since September 2019)

  • Louise Reay

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 22.10.19/Term of office: to 21.10.23
    Declared interests:
    tbc

  • Mr Alan Robson

    Parent Governor

    Elected by the parents of West Walker Primary School 14.03.18/Term of office : to 13.03.21

    Declared interests:
    PANDI Training Ltd, Owner/Director (since October 2017)

  • Jenny Stroughair

    Staff Governor

    Elected by the staff of West Walker Primary School: 05.11.18/Term of office to 05.11.21

    Declared interests:
    NEAT Employee - West Walker Primary School

  • Susan Watson

    Trust governor

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Term of office: to 01.10.20

    Declared interests:
    None

  • Former governor within the last twelve months - Jonathan Robinson

    Elected by the parents of West Walker Primary School: 11.10.18 / Resigned: 30.09.19

    Declared interests:
    Stagecoach, Employee (since February 2011)

  • Former governor in the last twelve months - Kelly Overton

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Resigned: 18.04.19

    Declared interests:
    NEAT, Employee - West Walker Primary School

  • Former governor within the last twelve months - Will Close-Ash

    Appointed by the NEAT Board of Directors: 02.10.17/Resigned: 20.12.18

    Declared interests:
    Mountain Energy Ltd, Director (since July 2014)
    Young Explorers Trust, Trustee (since May 2018)