Meet our governors

Interim Governing body

The City of London Corporation is absolutely committed to sponsoring the academy and to helping to ensure that our students fulfil their potential in a happy, healthy, supportive and safe environment.

The Governing Body will be made up of Governors appointed by the City of London Corporation, as well as parent, staff and local community Governors. It is our role to set the strategic direction for the academy, working with the Chief Executive Officer, Principal and Senior Leadership Team in helping to create a culture of high expectations, aspirations and scholastic excellence.

The Governing Body can be contacted at the academy via email. Please send your message to;


Appointed as


Gerald Mehrtens

Interim Chairman

Kristin Baumgartner

Approved by Trust

Mark Emmerson

Approved by Trust

Josh Burton

Approved by Trust

Simon Turner

Approved by Trust

Julie Robinson

Approved by Trust

Richard Crossan

Approved by Trust

Valerie Bossman-Quarshie

Approved by Trust

Peter Bremner

Staff Governor

Nicole Haynes


To be appointed







Staff Governor






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Academies Trust