Governors

WENDY CORDERY
CHAIR OF GOVERNORS
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Wendy has been a parent governor since 2012. She sits on the curriculum committee and is the link governor for English. Wendy lives in Hurworth with her husband and their two children. Their daughter attends Hurworth Primary. Outside her governor role Wendy plays an active role within the PTA, is a solicitor at a high street practice in Middlesbrough and In her spare time enjoys spending time with her family, reading and socialising with friends.

CAROLINE BANHAM
PARENT GOVERNOR
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Caroline became a governor in February 2013. She has lived in Hurworth for the majority of her life and was a previous pupil of the school. She has had a long career in banking which is now on a part time basis. This enables her to spend some of her free time in the school where she regularly enjoys listening to pupils read and assisting on school trips. Caroline is married and her three children all attend Hurworth Primary. Her interests include reading, going to the theatre & cinema, eating out and she would love to travel more.

GRAHAM FITZGERALD
MEMBER APPOINTED GOVERNOR
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Graham joined the governing body at Hurworth shortly after we converted to becoming an academy and was appointed chair in January 2013. He is also chair of out finance committee. Graham is a director at Evolution LLP, a firm of accountants and he specialises in academies. He enjoys good food, cricket, a round of golf and following the ups and (many) downs of Middlesbrough Football Club in his spare time.

ALISON MADDISON
HEAD OF SCHOOL
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Alison is the Head of School at Hurworth Primary and the representative staff governor. It has been her privilege to have worked at this school for twelve years. She is passionate about teaching and learning and uses dedication, commitment and drive to ensure all the children fulfil their potential. She has two children, her eldest son is in Year 9 and her daughter is in Year 6 both at schools within Darlington. She is the Local Authority Governor at her daughter’s school and has enjoyed being the Chair of Governors for seven years.

LAUREN TEMPLE
STAFF GOVERNOR
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Lauren joined the Hurworth governors this academic year. This is her third year of teaching as the Foundation Stage teacher at Hurworth Primary. Lauren is an enthusiastic and passionate teacher who promotes a love of learning in her class. She enjoys travelling during the holidays and has recently visited Australia. Lauren is very family-orientated and enjoys spending her weekends with her family.

STEPHEN DUNNE
PARENT GOVERNOR
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ANNE ASTBURY
MEMBER APPOINTED GOVERNOR

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SANDRA ROBB
MEMBER APPOINTED GOVERNOR

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