Governance and the Local Governing Body


For information about governance in the South York Multi-Academy Trust, including information about the Trustees and Members of the board, please see the MAT website.

We are committed to local governing bodies in our schools
having delegated responsibility as far as possible,
consistent with good governance and prudent use of resources.
Schools will still need committed, skilled and enthusiastic governors!
Chair of Trustees
South York MAT
Local Governor’s nameCategory of Local GovernorTerm of Office
Lesley Dolben (Chair)Trust appointed19/16/2018 – 18/06/2022
Andy Wilcock (Vice-Chair)Parent23/03/2018 – 22/03/2022
Steve LewisPrincipal of the Academy (Headteacher)01/09/2019 – ongoing
Matthew CarsonStaff17/11/2018 – 15/11/2022
David ScottParent23/03/2018 – 22/03/2022
Claire SculpherTrust appointed22/11/2018 – 21/11/2022
Angus HoustonTrust appointed12/02/2019 – 11/02/2023
Karen HuntTrust appointed01/01/2020 – 31/12/2023
Daniel ConnellyTrust appointed18/12/2020 – 17/12/2024
Natalie KnowlesTrust appointed22/02/2021 – 21/02/2025
Local Governing Body Current Membership:
Local Governing Body Meeting Dates and Attendance: