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Turner Schools Trustees

Trustees

Our Trustees oversee the strategy and direction of the trust and ensure that the professional staff work in the best interests of the charity.

In addition to their scheduled meetings the trustees regularly meet on special projects and to provide advice and guidance to the chief executive, principals and senior staff.

The Trustees of Turner Schools have declared the following interests:

Michael Buchanan

Position: Chair
Relevant Interests: HMC (Executive Director), IPEN, Bulkeley-Evans Trust & Positively Leading Ltd, Independent Schools Council

Attendance 2019/20: 5/5

Appointed: 09/07/2019

Appointed by: Foundation/Trust

Remuneration and expenses to date: £0

John Bushby

Position: Trustee and Trust Safeguarding Lead

Relevant Interests: Parent and Parent Governor at Folkestone Academy, Trustee & Treasurer of Folkestone Academy Primary PTFA.  Chair & Trustee of Folkestone & Hythe neighbourhood watch, Vice-Chair of Stowting CofE Primary Board (from 14.10.19)

Attendance 2019/20: 5/5

Appointed: 30/10/2019

Appointed by: Foundation/Trust

Remuneration and expenses to date: £0

Gary Cottle

Position: Trustee
Relevant Interests: High Tong Estates, Clyde, Cherwell, Future Screen, Invicta, AGC, Urban RE, Caxton House, Telios Capital, Airrated Ltd, Project Beckenham Ltd, Metrikus Ltd
Attendance 2019/20: 2/5

Appointed: 01/02/2018

Appointed by: Academy Members

Remuneration and expenses to date: £0

Professor Helen James

Position: Trustee

Relevant Interests: Senior Pro Vice Chancellor of Canterbury Christ Church University, RSJ Properties (partner), MEDCo (Director),  member of FIMechE & Member of Education Strategy Board

Attendance 2019/20: 3/5

Appointed: 09/07/2019

Appointed by: Foundation/Trust

Remuneration and expenses to date: £0

Manjinder Johal

Position: Trustee, Chair, Finance, Audit and Resources Committee

Relevant Interests: Spektrix (Finance Director), St James’ Close RTM Company Ltd

Attendance 2019/20: 4/5

Appointed: 17/03/2017

Appointed by: Academy Members

Remuneration and expenses to date: £0

Tracy Luke

Position: Trustee

Relevant Interests: None

Attendance 2019/20: 5/5

Appointed: 01/09/2018

Appointed by: Foundation/Trust

Remuneration and expenses to date: £72.20 Travel Expenses

Seamus Murphy

Position: CEO, Accounting Officer & Ex-officio Trustee

Relevant Interests: None

Attendance: 2/2

Appointed: 23/03.2020

Appointed by: Foundation/Trust

Remuneration and expenses to date: Seamus Murphy is paid for services as Chief Executive and Accounting Officer.
Expenses Claimed:

Minutes can be requested from the Trust Office at [email protected]