Local Governing Body

Our governors are responsible for the management of the business of the academy, including adopting an annual plan and budget, monitoring the academies by the use of targets and budgets and senior staff appointments.

Trust Governance

If you would like to know more about the Co-op Academies Trust governance, more information is available on their website. Co-op Academies Governance document.

Tony Hind

My current role at The Co-op is leading its property strategy, managing its portfolio of shops and acquiring new trading locations. I am married with two young children both in…

Tony Hind
Jack Sowter

Mark Fox

I successfully applied to be A Parent Governor  for several reasons. As a parent perhaps foremost and to put something back to the local school community. I have 2 sons,…

Robin Williamson

My name is Robin Williamson and I have been the Health and Safety Link Governor for Nightingale since  October 2016. I am the Head of Supply Chain for Haribo based…

Robin Williamson

Debbie Bellis

My name is Debbie Bellis and I have worked within the teaching profession for over 20 years in a range of roles and responsibilities. I’m proud to have worked at…

Sarah Pudney

I’m Sarah Pudney and I have been a governor at Nightingale since the school opened in 2014. I’ve lived and worked in Leeds for over 20 years and am passionate about the city,…

Sarah Pudney

Michael Smith

I have been a member of and act as the deputy chair of the Governing Board of Nightingale Academy since it was built. I am also the link governor for…

Angie Craig

As someone who watched Nightingale come into being as I journeyed to work, I was keen to become involved as a community governor when the opportunity arose. Hopefully I can…

Zara Beattie

Full Name Zara Beattie Date Appointment  01/12/2018 Category of Governor Staff Appointed by Staff election Sub-committees Declarations of Interest Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings 2017/18 – 4/4 Attendance at…

Zara Beattie

David Brook

Full Name David Brook Date Appointment 22.10.2018 Appointed by Appointed by the sponsor. Sub-committees Declarations of Interest Awaiting Information Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings Attendance at Sub-committee Meetings Date…

David Brook