The Governing Body

There are nineteen members of the Governing Body, selected and appointed as shown below:

The Revd Canon Lisa Barnett


Vicar of Horsham, ex officio
Four governors appointed by the Court of Assistants of the Mercers’ Company:
Mrs Barbara Hobday
Mrs Susan Martineau
Dr Grant Powell
Mr Hugh Stafford-Smith


Eight independent governors appointed by the Governing Body
Mr Karl Banister
Mrs Ann DonoghueVice Chair
Mr Graham Lawrence
Mr Paul Mittendorfer
Dr David SkippChair
Mrs Helen Smith


Mr Dan Lodge


The Principal, ex officio
Elected governors
Mr Will PowerStaff governor
Mrs Claire Ruaux


Staff governor
Mrs Beverly Valley


Parent governor
Mr Dan BrownStudent governor
Ms Hari Gunturu


Student governor
Co-opted members of Committees appointed by the Governing Body
Mrs Sarah Ediss(Audit)
Mr Dom Valente(Audit)
Mr Stephen Avery(Finance & General Purposes)
Mr Eric WilliamsonEstates Sub Committee
Mr Dominic WakefieldFinance & General Purposes / Estates Sub-Committee



Becoming a Governor