Chair of Governors
Sue Goldfinch is currently the Chair of our Board of Governors and sits on the Finance, Premises & Personnel Committee and the pay Review Committee. She is also Lead Governor for Pupil Premium, working with Mrs Welsh, and Lead Governor for H&S, HR, Security and Property working with Mrs Charlton.
Sue is a civil servant, splitting her time between Darlington and Whitehall, where she works on the delivery of a major government infrastructure programme for the Cabinet Office. She has an in-depth understanding of the importance of good governance and financial management in a wider sense, as well as holding qualifications in procurement, project management and leadership.
Alongside this she is a trained mediator and she brings those skills to our governing body as a cop-opted governor. Aside from her involvement with the school she is a Chair of Whessoe Parish Council locally.