Academy Committee

The Academy Committee is part of a wider governance structure within the Inspiration Trust. Further details of roles and responsibilities can be found in the governance section of the Inspiration Trust website. 

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2020-21

Name 

AC Role

Interests

Date of Apt

Date Stepped Down

Appointed by

Meeting Attendance 

Mike Gibbins 

Chair of Governors

Director, Zerorange Ltd

1/2/14 (term renewed 1/2/18)

-

Trustee

 

Jo Brown 

Governor

Principal, Charles Darwin Primary

4/11/16

-

Trustee

 

Dr Fraser MacMillan 

Governor

Reader in Chemistry, University of East Anglia

5/2/18

-

Trustee

 

Zoe Challis 

Governor

-

8/6/20

 

Trustee

 

Councillor David Bills-Everett

Governor

-

1/7/20

 

Trustee

 

Mark Vandenbergh 

Governor 

Director of Data & Performance, Inspiration Trust

1/12/17

-

Trustee

 

John Vincent 

Governor 

Vice principal, Jane Austen College

9/5/19

 

Trustee

 

Dame Rachel de Souza 

Governor

Chief Executive, Inspiration Trust Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence Trustee, Ambition Institute

1/12/13 (term renewed 1/12/17)

-

Trustee

 

 

2019-20

Full Name 

AC role 

Interests

Date of Apt

Date Stepped Down

Appointed by: 

Meeting Attendance 

Mike Gibbins 

Chair of Governors

Director, Zerorange Ltd

1/2/14 (term renewed 1/2/18)

-

Trustee

4 of 4 

Jo Brown 

Governor

Principal, Charles Darwin Primary

4/11/16

-

Trustee

0 of 4 

Dr Fraser MacMillan 

Governor

Reader in Chemistry, University of East Anglia

5/2/18

-

Trustee

4 of 4 

Zoe Challis 

Governor

-

8/6/20

 

Trustee

-

Councillor David Bills-Everett

Governor

-

1/7/20

 

Trustee

1 of 4 

Mark Vandenbergh 

Governor 

Director of Data & Performance, Inspiration Trust

1/12/17

-

Trustee

4 of 4 

John Vincent 

Governor 

Vice principal, Jane Austen College

9/5/19

 

Trustee

4 of 4 

Dame Rachel de Souza 

Governor

Chief Executive, Inspiration Trust Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence Trustee, Ambition Institute

1/12/13 (term renewed 1/12/17)

-

Trustee

0 of 4