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Mrs Joanna Longman - Chair of Governors


I am Joanna Longman and I am a  a designated National Lead Governor. I am also a governor at Holmes Chapel Primary and Comprehensive schools. I am trained in carrying out external reviews of governance, reviewing MAT governance structures and have been closely involved with setting up local governing networking and training meetings. I have a professional finance background. My areas of expertise include: facilitating effective governance structures and systems; ensuring governors are confident in their monitoring roles and academy finances. 


Mrs Elizabeth Ford - Safeguarding, Reading and Phonics  Governor


I am Liz Ford and I joined the Bridgemere Governing Body in 2017. I am also a director at the Real Life Learning Academy Trust. I am a partner in our family run farm and have been involved in that business since 1982. I am also Secretary and Treasurer of Acton Parish Hall. 



Fiona Sloyan - Vice Chair, Training and Development Governor


I am Fiona Sloyan and I have lived in Cheshire for over 20 years. My two eldest children are now established in their own homes, but I have one son still going through university. I am also a director at the Real Life Learning Academy Trust. My working life was spent mainly within the Probation Service, firstly working as a Probation Officer in various fields, before moving into training where I became a qualified NVQ assessor and worked with John Moores University, and finally moving back to the main service within management undertaking staff performance management, capability proceedings and monitoring of standards.  I also spent 8 years working in the Middle East as a social worker in various hospital departments with a diverse population.  I was involved in setting up new services and devising the structures and systems to support them.


Mrs Rachel Griffiths - Pupil Premium and P.E Governor


Mrs Jan Morgan - R.E and Collective Worship Governor

 I am Janet Morgan a retired teacher. My own children attended Audlem School and I was a parent governor there for several years. I was asked by Rev Helen Chantry to be a church representative here and have been a member for 6 years. I try to spend at least one afternoon each week in school assisting in  a classroom. This helps to keep me aware of the developments in education as it is constantly changing. Through Church I am a member of a team working on "Open the Book" bible assemblies and we take these to Bridgemere, Audlem and Stapeley Primary Schools once each half term.

I am on both the Finance, Business and Education Committees and link governor for Worship and RE.


Mrs Emily Verow - Nursery and EYFS Governor

Mrs Verow is a parent of two children in the school. She has been a governor since April 2015. Her term of office is until 28/04/19.

She is head teacher at a High School. 

She is  on the Education Committee and is the Pupil Premium link governor.


Mrs Kathy Percival - Vice Chair, SEN and LAC Governor

Mrs Percival has been a governor at this school since September 2009. Her term of office is until 01/09/17. She is a foundation governor.

She is  on the Business Committee and is the SEN link governor. She is also on the Admissions Board.


Miss Sarah Williams - Staff , Health and Safety Governor

I joined the school in December 2008 as the Early Years Teacher in Class One. I have been on the governing body since February 2011. My terms of office is until 17/02/19. I am the deputy safeguarding lead and link governor Cared for Children. I am the PE and EYFS coordinator. I deputise alongside Mrs Lock.

I am on the Education Committee.

I am the Web Compliance link governor.  


Mrs Sam Foyle - (Doddington Parish County Council) Behaviour and Collaboration Governor

Mrs Foyle is  a parent of two children in school. She has been a governor since February 2014. Her term of office is until 13/02/18. She is a foundation governor. She is on the Education Committee. She is the link governor for Sports Premium.


Mrs Lyn Williams - Writing and Spelling Governor

 Information to be updated.


Mr Andy Hodgkinson - Maths Governor

Information to be updated