Sexey’s School's Governing Body

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

Governors’ Duties and Responsibilities

NameCategoryTerm of officeDuties/ Responsibilities
Malcolm Broad MBE Foundation (Sexey's School Bruton Trust)21/01/2020 - 23/01/2024Chair
Adela Crichton Foundation (SSBT)20/08/2020 - 19/08/2024
Helen Cullen Ex-officio 01/09/2018 - Headteacher
Richard CullumFoundation (SSBT)06/05/2021 - 13/01/2025
Jonathan EvansFoundation (Church Foundation). Ex-officio25/03/2021 -
n/a
Incumbent at St Mary's Bruton
Anthony Hodges Diocesan Representative (Church Foundation)04/06/2017 - 03/06/2025
Nigel HumberstonFoundation (SSBT)22/09/2020 -
Keri Montague Parent04/12/2019 - 03/12/2023
Dan Palmer Co-opted20/03/2019 - 19/03/2023Safeguarding
Jo Simons Co-opted 03/07/2019 - 02/07/2023SEND
James Gasson Hargreaves Foundation (SSBT)
(stepped down in last 12 months)
4/05/2016 - 15/03/2024 (stepped down 09/08/2021)
Lorna GrayBoarding Parent (stepped down in last 12 months)04/12/2019 - 11/06/2021
Jeremy Hillier Ex-officio (Church Foundation; stepped down in the last 12 months)26/09/2019 - 10/02/2021

Governors’ Business Interests

NameBusiness interestsRelationships with school staffGoverning roles elsewhere
Malcolm Broad MBENilNilChair of Wellsway MAT
Governor - St Patrick's Catholic Primary School
Adela CrichtonEmployee of Sexey's SchoolNilNil
Helen CullenNilNilNil
Richard CullumNilNilNil
Jonathan EvansIncumbent of St Mary's BrutonNilNil
James Gasson HargreavesNilNilNil
Lorna GrayNilNilNil
Anthony HodgesArchdeacon of Wells appointeeNilNil
Nigel HumberstonNilSpouse Lucy Humberston (Data Officer)Nil
Keri MontagueNilNilNil
Dan PalmerREACH Alternative Education SW LtdNilSky College, Tor School, SSPS (all safeguarding governor roles)
Jo SimonsNilNilSouth Somerset Partnership School (Yeovil), Headteacher (since 2015)
Jeremy HillierNilNilNil

Governors’ Attendance Record (Board and Committee)

NameNumber of meetings attended whilst in office during 2020/21 academic yearTotal meetings Percentage of meetings attended
Malcolm Broad MBE1010100%
Adela Crichton8989%
Hellen Cullen1919100%
Richard Cullum010%
Jonathan Evans4580%
James Gasson Hargreaves7978%
Lorna Gray3560%
Jeremy Hillier44100%
Anthony Hodges121675%
Nigel Humberston121392%
Keri Montague99100%
Daniel Palmer66100%
Joanne Simons4667%