Governors

The School’s governing body was incorporated under the Royal Charter in 1890 and is made up of up to 24 people at any one time. 

Rossall’s governing Council exists to govern the School in all matters to ensure Rossall School is able to provide a general education of the highest class and to do all things necessary, incidental or conducive to the attainment of this. 

The implementation and effectiveness of decisions are monitored either directly by Council or indirectly through sub-committees, including:

  • Finance and General Purposes Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Compliance and Safeguarding Committee
  • Senior Remuneration Committee
  • Health and Safety Committee
  • Nominations Committee. 

Council and its sub-committees meet once per term. The Chairman of Governors can be contacted through correspondence using the school address or through [email protected] The school address is also the registered address and the key telephone number is 01253 774201.

 

LIFE GOVERNORS

The Earl of Derby, DL

 

Mrs H N Trapnell

Finance and General Purposes Committee, Trustee Trapnell Scholarship Fund

 

Mr A N Stephenson, MA

Trustee Trapnell Scholarship and other trust funds

 

GOVERNORS

Chairman Mr Chris Holt, BSc MBA ACMA

Finance and General Purposes Committee, Senior Salaries Committee

 

Vice Chair Mr S J Fisher, MA

Education and Welfare Committee, Nominations Committee

 

Secretary of the Corporation and Clerk to the Council Mr B E Clark, MBE

Secretary of the Charitable Trust Funds, Secretary Nominations Committee

 

Mr M J Reece, MA

Chair of Nominations Committee

 

Mrs C M Preston, BSc ARICS

Nominations Committee

 

Mr M Craven, MA

Chairman of the Investment Committee, Senior Salaries Committee, Trustee Trapnell Fund

 

Dr H O Fajemirokun, BA, PhD

Education and Welfare Committee, Marketing Link Governor

 

Dr D M Elliott, BSc MBChB

Health & Safety Committee, Common Room Link Governor and Education and Welfare Committee

 

Mrs L Croston, BSc PGCE ALCM

Education and Welfare Committee

 

Mrs K Thomas, MIFST, BSc, Rsci

Education and Welfare Committee

 

Mr D H Ewart, BA, PGCE, MA, DMS

Safeguarding Governor, Chairman of the Education and Welfare Committee

 

Mr. R.A. Wilson, MA

Chairman of the Finance and General Purposes Committee

 

The Revd. G Ashton, BA

Education and Welfare Committee

 

The Revd. Canon J M Hall, MA

 

Mr. D.K Gill, FCA

Finance and General Purposes Committee

 

Mrs. G. Austin-King BA, FCA, MBA, LLB, MCISI, MCIBS

Finance and General Purposes Committee

 

Mr. A.C. Potts, BSc, PGCE, C.Biol

Deputy Safeguarding Governor, Education and Welfare Committee

 

Mr. J. Arundel, DipPFS, DipCII

Finance and General Purposes Committee

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