Governing Board Composition


The Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools
Composition of Governing Board 2018-2019

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

Foundation Governors (Nominated by the Leathersellers’ Company)

Mr Martin Dove
Fr Steve Hall
Ms Sophie Miremadi
Mr Andrew Rothery (Chair of Governors)
Mr Ian Russell MBE
Mr Philip Williams

until 11/07/2019
until 29/04/2022

until 08/03/2020
until 31/08/2019
until 04/12/2021
until 08/03/2020

Local Authority Nominee (LB Lewisham)


Mr Andrew Holmes OBE

until 04/07/2022

Co-opted Governors

Mr Adeyemi Ademide
Mr Andrew Collier
Mr Ian Duffy
Mr Roger Hibbitt
Mr William Jellis
Ms Sukhvinder Kaur-Stubbs
Dr Jacqueline Phillips Owen
Mr David Sheppard (Executive Headteacher)

until 10/07/2023
until 04/02/2023
until 08/10/2021
until 31/08/2021
until 31/08/2019

until 08/10/2021
until 08/10/2021

Staff Governor

Mr Phil West

until 31/08/2019

Parent Governors

Ms Kate Ward (Vice Chair of Governors)
Ms Clare Brynley-Jones

until 29/03/2021
until 23/05/2023

Headteacher Governors


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



Associate Members of Committees  
Currently no members  

Clerk to Governors: Ms Pat Barber
The Clerk and Governors can be contacted at
The Chair of Governors can be contacted at