Governing Board


The Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools
Composition of the Federation Governing Board 2016/17

Quorum: Half the current membership rounded up to a whole number

Foundation Governors (Nominated by the Leathersellers’ Company)

Mr Christopher Barrow
Mr Martin Dove
Mr Gregory Jones Q.C.
Ms Sophie Miremadi
Mr Andrew Rothery (Chairman)
Mr Philip Williams

until 31/08/2020
until 31/08/2018
until 31/08/2020

until 08/03/2020
until 31/08/2019
until 08/03/2020

Local Authority Nominee (LB of Lewisham)


Mr Andrew Holmes OBE

until 24/06/2018

Co-Opted Governors

Ms Chantelle Fionda
Mr Roger Hibbitt
Prof Ashley Kent
Mr Paul Rossi
Mr Richard Russell (The Headmaster, Colfe’s School)
Mr David Sheppard (Executive Headteacher)
Mr William Jellis

until 16/06/2018
until 31/08/2017
until 31/08/2017
until 31/08/2020

until 26/03/2018

until 14/11/2020

Staff Governor

Ms Caroline Kelly

until 09/03/2021

Parent Governors

Mr Andrew Collier
Ms Kate Ward (Vice Chair)

until 29/03/2021
until 29/03/2021

Headteacher Governors


Mr Niall Hand (Prendergast Ladywell School)
Mr Duncan Kamya (Prendergast Vale School)
Ms Paula Ledger (Prendergast School)


Governors can be contacted at
The Chair of Governors can be contacted at