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)

  • Will Close-Ash

    Trust governor

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

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

  • 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:
    Primary Pie-oneer Products CIC, Director (since January 2014)

  • 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)

  • Kelly Overton

    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

  • 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)

  • Jonathan Robinson

    Parent Governor

    Elected by the parents of West Walker Primary School: 11.10.18 / Term of office: to 10.10.21

    Declared interests:
    Stagecoach, Employee (since February 2011)

  • 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 - Paul Johnson

    Elected by the staff of West Walker Primary School: 01.10.14/Term of office to: 30.09.18

    Declared interests:
    Newcastle City Council, Employee
    Byker Services, Owner (since 2000)

  • Former governor within last 12 months - Sonia Taylor

    Elected by parents of West Walker Primary School: 01.04.17/Term of office: to 21.07.18

    Declared interests:
    None

  • Former governor within last 12 months - Marie Anderson

    Elected by the parents of West Walker Primary School
    Term of office: 08.06.15 to 21.11.17
    Declared interests: No business or pecuniary interests declared