St. Peter's Cross Keys

C of E Academy

Nurturing a life-long love of learning

Local Governing Body

 St. Peter's Cross Keys C of E Primary Academy Governing Body



Chair of Governors                                             Alex Raynor


Vice Chair of Governors                                     Tessa Durham


Clerk to the Governors                                       Caspia Baird



Committee Chairs


Accountability Panel One

Pupils, Parents & Curriculum (PPC)                Alex Raynor

Accountability Panel Two

Finance, Pay & Personnel (FP&P)                   Vacant June 2020


Governor Training Coordinator                       Vacant June 2020


Safeguarding  & Special Needs                        Alex Raynor



Name                                                                   Category of Governor


Jessica Colson                                                   Diocesan 

Vacancy                                                               Co-opted

Alex Raynor                                                        Co-opted

Liz Duffell                                                            Head

Vacancy                                                               Local Authority

Tessa Durham                                                     Parent

Jo Hoult                                                               Staff

Lynn Sedgwick                                                   Associate 

Vacancy                                                               Co-opted

Ashley Haggett                                                   Parent

Rev'd Elizabeth Murray                                       Ex-Officio




St. Peter's Cross Keys Academy - Details of Governors
Name Position Other roles Appointed








& Pecuniary interests

Governance roles

in other




governors & 


Attendance record 

over last Academic Year


AP1=Strategic Development

AP2=Finance, Personnel & Pay

Summer Term - only FGB held re Covid-19

Mrs Alexandra Raynor

Chair of Governors




Chair of Strategic Development

18 May 2017

(previously parent governor)

to May 2021  

1. Governor Clerk for NCC

2. Self employed as Governor Review Support

3. Governor on another governing body

see previous column none

Full 2/3

Strategic Development Committee 2/2

Reverend Elizabeth Murray



  23 April 2018 to April 2022  

1. Local reverend

2. on Diocesan Board of Education Board

(Southwell & Nottinghamshire) 

Governor at Elston All Saints Primary, Newark none

Full 2/3

Strategic Development Committee 2/2

Catherine Millward Associate Governor   7 February 2018 to February 2022 31 Dec 2018

1 Governor clerk for NCC

2. Governor on  another governing body

see previous column none

Resigned Dec 2018


Kristina Milner

Was Vice Chair of Governors


Co-opted Governor

Was Chair of Strategic Development 21 May 2015 to May 2019 At end of term May 2019 none none none

End of appointment term May 2019


Lynn Sedgwick Associate Governor   5 October 2015 to May 2023   School Business Manager at St. Peter's Cross Keys Academy none none

Full 3/3

Finance Personnel & Pay 2/2

Jessica Colson Foundation Governor Health & Safety Governor 18 May 2018 to May 2022   Church Warden & Safeguarding Officer at St. Peter's Church, Farndon none none

Full 3/3

Finance, Personnel & Pay 2/2

Strategic Development 1/2

Joanne Hoult Staff Governor   6 March 2018  to March 2022   Year 1 Teacher St. Peter's Cross Keys Academy none none

Full 2/3 (missed virtual meeting as was teaching )

Strategic Development 2/2

Tracey Hart

Local Authority Governor

(Previously parent governor)

Chair of Finance, Personnel & Pay Committee 26 April 2016 to October 2021


11 June 2020

none none none

Full 1/2 before resignation

FPP 2/2

James Glisson Associate Governor   7 February 2018 to July 2019 resigned July 2019 upon leaving school Deputy Head Teacher at St. Peter's Cross Keys Academy none none

Resigned from role/job


Elizabeth Duffell Head Teacher   1 January 2010 ongoing   Head Teacher at St. Peter's Cross Keys Academy none none

Full 3/3

FPP 2/2

Strategic Development 1/2

Tessa Durham Parent Governor   12 May 2017 to May 2021   none none none

Full 3/3

Strategic Development 2/2

Jane Starbuck Co-opted Governor   7 October 2015 to October 2019

retired at end of term of office

October 2019

Newark Schools Town SENCo none none

Term of office ended

Oct 2019

Full 0/1

Strategic Development 1/1

John Griffith Foundation Governor Ex Deputy Chair of Finance, personnel & Pay Committee   March 2018 March 2018 none none none

Retired March 2018


Alison Roulstone Staff Governor   15 December 2015   resigned Dec 2018. Left St. Peter's School SENCo & Year 2 teacher none none

Resigned Dec 2018

Charlotte Sutton Parent Governor   20 November 2017   resigned Oct 2018   none none

Resigned October 2018


Reverend David Milner Ex-officio governor   April 2011   Retired Aug 2017 Married to KM Milner - Vice Chair of Governors none none Retired 2017
Ashley Haggett Parent Governor   22 November 2018 November 2022   none none none

Full 3/3

Finance, Personnel & Pay



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