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.

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…

Anthony Assani

Full Name Anthony Assani Date Appointment 13/05/19 Category of Governor Co-opted Appointed by Appointed by the governing body Sub-committees  Pastoral and Curriculum Declarations of Interest None Attendance at Local Governing…

David Brook

Full Name David Brook Date Appointment 22/10/18 Category of Governor Sponsor  Appointed by An employee of the Co-op appointed by the sponsor Sub-committees  Pastoral and Curriculum Declarations of Interest None…

David Brook

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…

Jack Sowter

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…

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

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

Shareen Sharif

Full Name Shareen Sharif Date Appointment 25/07/2019 Category of Governor Parent Appointed by Appointed by election Sub-committees  None Declarations of Interest Awaiting Information Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings 0/0…

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

Zara Beattie

Full Name Zara Beattie Date Appointment 01/12/18 Category of Governor Staff Appointed by Appointed by election Sub-committees  None Declarations of Interest None Attendance at Local Governing Body Meetings 3/3 Attendance…

Zara Beattie