Name: Valerie Cadd
School: St. John’s CE Academy
Governance Experience: 21 years as Governor, 19 as Chair at St John’s, Co-opted onto GB of a school in Special Measures (now ceased), Chair of a maintained school in Redcar and Cleveland (NLG deployment).
NLG experience: NLG since 2015, mentored new Chairs, chaired Governing Body in conflict.
Building a team; working with the GB
Facilitating discussion / action around Governor competency (Health Check)
Chair / Head relationships
Name: Chris Wiper
School: Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College, Darlington and Carmel College
Phase: Sixth Form College and Secondary School
Governance Experience: Governor since 1996, Chair of Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College since 2001, Member of Carmel Local Governors and a Director of Carmel Education Trust
NLG Experience: NLG since 2016, carrying out a number of deployments in the North East
External Reviews of Governance