Governor biographies

Chair of Governors
James Maton

A Director of Spiral Partnership Trust, James is the Chair of the Junior School LSC having first been involved with the schools as an Infant Parent Governor; he has a daughter at the school.  He is a Partner in an international law firm, specialising in disputes and investigations.  

Parent Governors
Adrian Wood

A co-opted parent governor whose youngest child currently attends the junior school, Adrian is an economics graduate and is now a banker experienced in sales, marketing, business management, change and product management and also has experience in HR. 

Term of office: to  2/12/2022

Victoria Parsons

An  elected parent governor whose two eldest sons currently attend the school and the two younger sons will attend in due course, Victoria is an Economics graduate and Chartered Accountant with experience both in industry and practice currently on a career break.

Term of office: to 26/11/2022

Taane Clark

Taane is an elected parent governor whose daughter attends the junior school and a son at the infant school.  Taane is a statistics, computational biology and business graduate and is currently a university professor in genomics and global health.

Term of office: to 30/09/2024

Community Governors
Sarah Gray

A co-opted community governor with two children, Sarah is a qualified lawyer and company secretary and has almost 20 years experience providing transactional, regulatory and governance advice to corporates across a range of sectors. 

Term of office: to 3/10/2022

Sally Stephens

Sally is a co-opted community governor.

Term of office: to 13/2/2024

Stephanie Pisharody

A co-opted governor, Stephanie has three children, two of whom are currently at the school.  She is a fundraising professional with over twenty years of experience across charity, education and heritage sectors.  She is an English Literature graduate and is currently working towards an MA in Philanthropic Studies.

Term of office: to 31/08/2024

Lindsey Brown

Lindsey is a co-opted governor whose two sons attend the Junior school and her daughter is at Nursery.  Lindsey is an experienced HR professional, specialising in Employee Relations. She is currently the Head of London Case Management for a global bank. 

Term of office: to 31/08/2024

Staff Governors
Gareth Linwood
Gareth joined Fleetville as Headteacher in September 2018.  He has been a headteacher for fifteen years and has a daughter at Fleetville Infants as well as two older daughters at secondary school.
Lucille Feather

Lucille has taught in years 3, 4 and 6 at Fleetville since starting as an NQT in 2010.  She has been maths lead since 2014 and an SLT link since 2016 following a seconded year to UH to teach maths, science and computing on the ITT programmes.  Currently on maternity, she is keen to use her keep in touch days to develop subject leadership across the school, bringing experienced and new members of staff to achieve our school vision.

Term of office: to 30/9/2024