Governor Team

Holy Spirit  Governing Body

Chair: Mr Dennis Hardiman
Vice Chair: Rev Chris McCoy

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Name of governor Category Date appointed Appointed by End date
Clare Roberts Headteacher Dec 2020 Governing Body Ex officio
Cllr Susan Bradshaw Local Authority 16/11/2010 Local Authority 01/02/2023
Rev Michael Fitzsimons Foundation 11/11/2020 Archdiocese 10/11/2024
Vacancy Staff      
Mr Dennis Hardiman Foundation 02/12/2020 Archdiocese 1/12/2024
Rev Chris McCoy Foundation 3/12/2020 Archdiocese 2/12/2024
Mrs Maria McGarry Foundation 11/11/2020 Archdiocese 10/11/2024
Mrs Bernie Shiels Foundation 11/11/2020 Archdiocese 10/11/2024
Mr Chris Williams Foundation 11/11/2020 Archdiocese 10/11/2024


Former governors

Name of governor Category Date appointed Appointed by Stepped down
Mrs Sarah Garnier Staff 15/11/2020 Staff election Dec 2020
Marcella Armstrong Headteacher 01/09/2019 Governing Body Dec 2020
Ms Susan Hiddleston Foundation 14/11/2019 Archdiocese 09/11/2020
Mr Peter Hockenhull Foundation 15/07/2020 Archdiocese 09/11/2020
Mrs Val Leatherbarrow Foundation 25/10/2018 Archdiocese 15/10/2020
Mrs Winnie McDonald Foundation 03/10/2016 Archdiocese 09/11/2020
Ms Lorraine Richardson Staff 01/03/2012 Staff election 29/02/2020
Mr Tony Saleh Foundation 18/03/2020 Archdiocese 25/09/2020
Ms Rachel Saunders Associate Member 01/09/2015 Governing Body 09/11/2020