Name Date of appointment Term of office Date stepped down/ no longer in office Appointed by Business interests &  governance roles in other educational institutions Additional Roles & Responsibilities Governors Meetings Attendance 2018/2019 Committee Meetings Attendance 2018/2019
Mrs Gillian Finlinson 11/02/2022 4 years N/A Governing Body Employed at St Patrick’s School  Member of Finance & Staffing Committee/Member of Campus, Community Health & Safety Committee N/A N/A
Miss Lisa Powe 12/12/2019 4 years N/A Governing Body Employed by St Benedict’s Member of Performance & Quality Committee/Member of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare Committee N/A N/A
Mrs Julia Lee 30/09/2020 4 years N/A Governing Body Employed by St Benedict’s Member of Performance & Quality Committee/Member of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare Committee N/A N/A
Mr Micheal Doyle 05/10/2019 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster

Exact Training – First Aid Training 

Member of Campus, Community Health & Safety Committee N/A N/A
Emma Jackson 01/09/2019 Whilst in Post N/A Governing Body

Headteacher at St Benedict’s

Inspector for Ofsted

None N/A N/A
Father Richard Simons 21/06/2019 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster None Vice Chair of Campus, Community, Health & Safety Committee/Member of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare Committee N/A N/A
Mrs Tracey Sullivan 08/03/2019 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster None Member of Campus, Community, Health & Safety Committee 50% N/A
Mrs Sarah Lamb 25/01/2019 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster Business Owner Chair of Finance, Staffing  Committee 80% 100%
Mrs Mary Herbert 21/12/2018 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster   Member of Finance & Staffing Committee 100%  N/A
Mr John McQuirk 24/03/2021 (Reappointed) 4 years N/A Diocese of Lancaster  None Member of Finance & Staffing Committee/Member of Campus, Community, Health & Safety Committee 100% 100%
Mr Steve Bridgman 01/09/2018 Whilst in Post 31/08/2019 Governing Body Acting Headteacher/Married to a Member of School Staff  None 100% 100%
Mrs Joan Bradley 01/10/2014 (Reappointed) 4 years 04/07/2019 (Resigned) Diocese of Lancaster Employee of Cumbria County Council Member of Finance, Staffing & Building Committee 83% 75%
Mr Neil Robinson 04/07/2019 (Reappointed) 4 years N/A Nominated by the Local Authority and appointed by the Governing Body MD of Tyson H. Burridge/Director of Whitehaven Football Club Chair of Campus, Community, health & Safety Committee/Member of Finance & Staffing Committee 83% 100%
Mrs Tracy McGrady 01/10/2016 (Re-elected) 4 years 28/10/2019
(Resigned)
Parents of the School St James’ Junior School – Foundation Governor Vice Chair of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare 83% N/A
Mrs Fiona McMinn 10/12/2020 4 years N/A Governing Body  None Vice Chair of Finance & Staffing Committee/Chair of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare 100% 75%
Mr Steve Starkie 24/03/2017 4 years

 02/10/2020
(Resigned)

Diocese of Lancaster None None 66% N/A
Mr Michael Woolaghan 23/09/2021 4 years N/A Governing Body

Director Brockbank Solicitors

Panel Member Schools Appeal Panel

Vice Chair of Governors/Chair of Performance & Quality Committee 66% N/A
Mr Wayne Collins 01/09/2016 4 years 12/03/2020 Staff of the School Married to a Member of School Staff None 83% N/A
Mr Ian Smith 01/05/2012 Whilst in post 31/10/2018 Headteacher None None N/A N/A
Mr Willie Slavin May 2016
(re-appointed)
4 years 20/09/2018 Diocese of Lancaster None None  N/A  N/A
Mr John Booth 01/09/2016 (re-elected) 4 years 01/10/2018 Governing Body None None 100% N/A
Mr Kelvin McDonald  16/10/2020 4 years N/A Parents of School  None  Member of Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare Committee    
Ms Kayleigh Daniels 18/12/2020 4 years N/A Governing Body 

Employed at REACT Engineering
Trustee at REACT Foundation
Governor at St Patrick’s RC Primary School

Member of Finance & Staffing Committee/Member of Performance & Quality Committee N/A N/A