Somerford Primary School – Board of Governors 2020-2021

Michael KnightCo-opted by Governors21.10.2019-20.10.2023Chair of Governors
Helen FramptonHeadteacherEx-officio
Emily ChyzewskaParent Governor25.02.2022-24.02.2026
Tracy GrayStaff Governor27.09.2021-26.09.2025
Diana GreenCo-opted by Governors27.06.2022 – 26.06.2026
Kath Hudson Co-opted by Governors 27.09.2021-26.09.2025
Dionne JohnsonAssociate Governor11.07.2022 – 12.07.2026
Alison MedlicottCo-opted by Governors18.01.2021-17.01.2025
Rev. Paul O’ConnorLA Appointed Governor02.11.2021-01.11.2025
Dr Charles ReesCo-opted by Governors29.11.2021 – 28.11.2025
Philippa SlingerCo-opted by Governors30.11.2020-29.11.2024Vice Chair
Brian TownshendLGB appointedClerk to Governors
If you wish to contact the Governing Board please do so via the Clerk to the Governors at the following email address:

The Local Authority Governor is appointed by BCP Council

Committee Membership – all Governors attend the Full Governing Board

Fred CrossmanResigned 19.10.2021
Dionne Johnson Resigned 11.01.2022
Jenny CutlerResigned 18.03.2022
Kerry Leighton-BaileyResigned 01.03.2021
Christine EmeryResigned 28.04.2021
Kym GainesResigned 23.07.2021

Hazel GillettResigned 21.10.2019
Ashley GazeResigned 21.11.2019
Ken StevensonTerm of Office expired 16.12.2019
Tracy BlickResigned 06.01.2020
Kathryn KingResigned 24.02.2020
John StevensResigned 06.07.2020

Michael KnightChair of Governors
Rev. Paul O’Connor
Kath Hudson
Judith O’HareExternal Advisor – BCP

Rev. Paul O’ConnorChair
Helen Frampton
Michael Knight
Philippa Slinger

Rev. Paul O’Connor
Philippa Slinger Chair
Name       Date of Appointment 
as Governor
Directorships, partnerships & employments with businesses that provide goods or services to school (S) Trusteeships& Governorships  Any other potentially relevant interest  
Jenny Cutler30.11.2020Parent GovernorNoneNoneNone
Helen Frampton Ex-officioHeadteacherNoneNoneHeadteacher
Tracy Gray27.09.2021Staff Governor None None None
Kathryn Hudson27.09.2021Co-opted by FGB NoneNoneNone
Dionnne Johnson21/10/2019Co-opted by FGBNoneNoneNone
Michael Knight21/10/2019Co-opted by FGB None None None
Alison Medlicott18/01/2021Co-opted by FGBNoneChristchurch Learning Centre – GovernorNone
Rev Paul O’Connor01/11/2017Co-opted by FGBNoneNoneNone
Philippa Slinger30/11/2020Co-opted by FGB None None None
21/09/2030/11/2018/01/2115/03/2126/04/2110/05/2121/06/21% attendance
Helen FramptonY Y YYYYX86%
Rev Paul O’ConnorYYXYXYX57%
Kym GainesYYYYXYX71%
Michael KnightYYYYYYY100%
Dionne JohnsonYYYYYYX86%
Lynne ReganXYYYXXX41%
Phillipa SlingerN/AYYYXYY83%
Christine EmeryN/AYNY N/A N/A N/A 67%
Jenny Cutler N/A YYYXYY83%
Kerry Dixon-Leigh N/A YY N/A N/A N/A N/A 100%
Alison Medlicott N/A N/A YYXYY80%
Fred Crossman N/A N/A YYXYX60%
Key : Y = Attended X = Did not attend