Sexey’s School's Governing Body

Anybody wishing to contact the Board of Governors for any reason should contact Mrs Gin Stewart, Clerk to the Governors, or the school reception on 01749 813393.

Sexey’s School’s Governors may access password protected information here.

Governors’ Duties and Responsibilities

NameCategoryTerm of officeDuties/ Responsibilities
Patrick AndrewsElected parent18/03/2015 - 17/03/2019Marketing and External Affairs (MEA) committee
Justin BaileyBruton parish incumbentEx-officioPastoral & Recreational (P&R) committee, collective worship/SACRE
Simon BennettSexey's Hospital Foundation appointee16/03/2016 - 13/09/2017
Michael BowmanCo-opted17/09/2014 - 16/09/2018Finance & Resources (F&R) committee
Robin CurrieSexey's Hospital Foundation appointee15/09/2016 - 14/09/2020Chairman P&R committee, Child protection, children in care, e-safety
Magnus DennisElected parent15/12/2016 - 14/12/2020MEA, Academic committee (ACD), Racial equality & equal opportunities
Max EdgarTrustees of Sexey's School appointee03/12/2014 - 02/12/2018F&R committee, Health & safety
James Gasson HargreavesTrustees of Sexey's School appointee16/03/2016 - 15/03/2020F&R committee
Anna GroskopBruton Town Council nominee06/02/2013 - 05/02/2021MEA committee Chair
Anthony HodgesArchdeacon of Wells appointee13/09/2017 - 12/09/2021F&R committee
Michael KelhamArchdeacon of Wells appointee25/06/2009 - 26/06/2017
Gill KellyInterim HeadteacherEx-officioMEA, P&R, F&R, ACD committees
Patricia MensahElected parent (Boarding)15/12/2016 - 14/12/2020P&R committee, Racial equality & equal opportunities
Emma MillarCo-opted17/09/2014 - 16/09/2018Co-Chair, F&R committee Chair, Head's performance, Responsible Officer
Charlie Straker-NesbitElected staff (Teaching)02/09/2016 - 01/09/2020ACD, P&R committee, pupil premium
Janet WhittakerElected staff (support)15/12/2016 - 14/12/2020ACD & MEA committees, SEN Governor & Training
Janet WilsonTrustees of Sexey's School appointee02/05/2012 - 01/05/2020Co-Chair, ACD Chair, F&R committee, Head's performance

Governors’ Business Interests

NameBusiness interestsRelationships with school staffGoverning roles elsewhere
Patrick AndrewsDirector of Hindon Fencing and Sawmill LtdNilNil
Justin BaileyNilSarah Bailey (wife)Nil
Michael BowmanAssociate Director of ITAL (specialist IT services)NilNil
Robin CurrieNilNilNil
Magnus DennisNilNilNil
Max EdgarDirector of Edgar Builder Ltd (commercial construction)NilNil
James Gasson HargreavesNilNilNil
Anna GroskopElected member, South Somerset District Council

Elected member, Somerset County Council - Cabinet member for HR, Health & Transformation

Director of Finance, South Somerset Community Accessible Transport
NilSCC Bruton & Wincanton division schools
Anthony HodgesArchdeacon of Wells appointeeNilNil
Irfan LatifNilNilNil
Gill KellyNilNilNil
Patricia MensahCompany Director - Patricia's SolutionsNilNil
Emma MillarSelf-employed accountant - EM Accounts

Accountant, Bruton Swimmers
Charlie Straker-NesbitNilNilNil
Janet WhittakerNilNilNil
Janet WilsonNilNilNil

Governors’ Attendance Records 2016-17 (Board and Committee)

NameNumber of meetings attendedTotal meetings Percentage of meetings attended
Patrick Andrews7888%
Justin Bailey4850%
Simon Bennett81080%
Michael Bowman141782%
Robin Currie88100%
Magnus Dennis5683%
Max Edgar5863%
James Gasson Hargreaves7888%
Anna Groskop6 875%
Irfan Latif161794%
Patricia Mensah66100%
Lynda Metherell33100%
Emma Miller88100%
Kate Stewart2367%
Charlie Straker-Nesbit91182%
Janet Wilson66100%
Janet Whittaker101191%