Students and facilities at William Brookes School in Much Wenlock, Shropshire


The Academy Trust Board of Governors (the Board of Governors) consists of 12 standing Governors plus Co-opted Governors, as required. Governors act as Directors of the Company and Trustees of the Charitable Trust, in addition to the role of Governor. The Board is composed of:

  • Up to 3 Parent Governors
  • Up to 6 Community Governors
  • 2 Staff Governors
  • 1 Headteacher
  • Co-opted Governors, as required

The Chair and Vice Chair of Governors are elected annually from the 12 standing members, excluding those employed directly by the school.

Below the full Board there is the Finance Committee plus Governor Task and Finish Groups looking at specific projects:

The Chair of Governors may be contacted via the Clerk to the Governors at William Brookes School. Contact the Clerk to the Governors

Current Governor List

  • Catherine Connery (Chair)
  • Steve Hall (Vice Chair)
  • Meg Andrews
  • Adrian Butler
  • John Connolly
  • Peter Cox
  • Martin Jones
  • Angela Loughlin
  • Geoff Renwick
  • Holly Rigby
  • Martin Watson
  • Carla Whelan
  • Fleur Whittingham


PDF icon Governor Information 2017-18
PDF icon Governor Committees and Attendance 2017-18