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The Rowans AP Academy

Inspiring change for a brighter future

Governance

The Inspiring Change Multi-Academy Trust (ICMAT) Governance

The inaugural ICMAT Trust Board meeting took place on the 5th July 2017.  The Governance of ICMAT is through a structure of Members and Trustees as follows,  You can see more detail of the Governance, Committees and Terms of Reference under the ICMAT Company Information section of this website.

Our Chair of Trustees is Mrs Pamela Conibeer and she can be contacted c/o The Rowans AP Academy (see "Contact Us").

Members

Members have ultimate responsibility for the trust achieving its objectives. They sign off the articles of association and have the power to appoint and remove the trustees. Academy Trusts must have a minimum of three members, although the DfE preference is for five.

ICAMT Member Details

Name

Status

Term From

Term To

Roles/ Committees

Declaration of Interest

Donna Dewberry

Member

01.06.17

31.05.21

AGM/Members Meetings

No relevant business interests.

Paul Jackson

Member

01.06.17

31.05.21

AGM/Members Meetings

Executive Principal, Fort Pitt Thomas Aveling Academy Trust and Principal of Thomas Aveling School

Peter Haggerwood Member 13.12.17 31.05.21 AGM/Members Meetings

No relevant business interests.

Owen McColgan Member 12.12.18 31.05.21 AGM/Members Meetings

Director, The Howard Academy Trust

Marc Hoodless

Member/ Trustee

12.12.18 31.05.21 AGM/Members Meetings

Non-Executive Director - Arqaam Capital Limited;  Arqaam Group Central Support Services Limited; Arqaam Global Markets Limited; Arqaam Capital SIPCO Employee Shares Limited; Member of Supervisory Committee - Arqaam Libya Financial Investments J.S.C.; Representative of Arqaam Capital Research Limited Cayman.

Trustees

Trustees collectively deliver the core functions common to school governance. The trustees must also ensure compliance with company and charity law and with the trust’s funding agreement with the Secretary of State.

The constitution of the board of trustees is set out in our Articles of Association.

  • We currently have a vacancy for a parent/carer trustee.  If you are interested in this volunteer role, please see details in the Letters to parents/carers section.

ICMAT Trustee Details

Name

Status

Term From

Term To

Roles/ Committees

Declaration of Interest

Caron Johnson

CEO of the Multi--Academy Trust

Ex-Officio

-

Entitled to attend all meetings

No relevant business interests.
Trust Employee

Claire Delahay

Trust Business Manager/ Trustee

01.06.17

31.05.21

Trust Business Manager

No relevant business interests. Trust Employee
 

Pam Conibeer

Trustee

01.06.17

31.05.21

Chair; Leadership & Management; Member of Finance and Resources/ Audit Committee

No relevant business interests. 

Chair of Governors at Mereworth Primary School

Ros Coen Trustee 12.12.17 12.12.21 Vice Chair of Finance and Resources/Audit  Committee

Director, CPE Projects Ltd.

Director, Paul Coen Wealth Management Ltd

Esther Cook

Trustee

01.06.17

31.05.21

Teaching & Learning/Progress & Attainment  (inc SEN)

Director of Medway Schools Teaching Alliance

Susan Greenfield

Trustee 01.06.17 31.05.21 Safeguarding Governor, Walderslade Girls' School
Steve Quenby Trustee 01.06.17 31.05.21 Chair of Finance and Resources/ Audit Committee No relevant business interests.  Deputy Head, Robert Napier School
Steve Seal Trustee 01.06.17 31.05.21 Health & Safety No relevant business interests.  Employee of Kent Police; Member of the Howard Academy Trust.
Kim Stedman Trustee (Parent rep) 01.06.17 31.05.21 Behaviour and Attendance No relevant business interests.
Marc Hoodless Trustee (and Member) 12.12.18  11.12.22 TBC See above (Member) for business interests)
Cathy Reid Trustee 12.12.18 11.12.22 TBC No relevant business interests.  Director of Education, The Howard Academy Trust.

Resigned

Fiona May Trustee 01.06.07- 20.09.2017 Deputy Headteacher No relevant business interests  

Ros Coen

Member

Transferred to become a Trustee

01.06.2017

13.12.2017

AGM/Members Meetings

No relevant business interests.

 

Claire Cooper


Trustee 01.06.2017 23.11.2017 Teaching & Learning/Progress & Attainment (incl SEN) Co-founder of Cooper-Daly Solutions