Our Governance

A Transition Board has been set up for the first year of opening. Members are:

  • Siobhan Chester – Chair of the Transition Board and REAch2 Senior Governance Advisor with resposibility for Finance, Health & Safety and SEND
  • Nikki Everitt – Vice Chair of Transition Board with resposibility for Curriculum, Data, Pupil Premium & Safeguarding
  • Yateen Bhoola – Deputy Director of Education for REAch2 Cluster 3
  • Andrew How – Head Teacher of Lower Farm Academy
  • Cherie Padmore – School Business Manager of Lower Farm Academy (Non Teaching Governor)
  • Stacey Crickmore – EYFS Leader of Lower Farm Academy (Teaching Governor)
  • Suzannah Harris – Trust Appointed Governor
  • Hannah Usher – Trust Appointed Governor
  • Matt Richards – Parent Governor
  • Philippa Green – Parent Governor

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To contact the Chair of Governors, Siobhan Chester, please do so by emailing at siobhan.chester@reach2.org

We will be soon be recruiting governors to establish our inaugural Local Governing Body. This will include: staff, parents and Trust appointed governors.

If you would like to know more about what’s involved in being a Governor, please click on the Governor job description & person specification below or visit the REAch2 Governance website: