Next Steps Event - Thursday 25th April 5pm-7pm

Meet the Governing Body

Mrs Karen Anderson

Co-opted Governor - Vice Chair of Governors

Karen has a wealth of experience of working within the commercial, retail and charity sectors. For much of her career she has worked as a generalist HR Practitioner and has worked as part of a senior management team developing and implementing organisational strategies, culture and governance systems. In addition Karen has previously been a Governor at another special needs school and has a daughter with special needs who attended Manor Green College. Karen is passionate about children with special needs getting the best education possible to prepare them well for their future.

Alison Cornell

LA Governor

Mr John Drury

Co-opted Governor - Chair of Governors

John has been involved with Manor Green College for fourteen years; four of them as Vice Chair of Governors and two years as Chair of Governors. His background is in procurement, marketing and finance and in those roles he has worked with small and large multinational companies. John has previously served on the board of trustees for two local charities. John’s main role at the College is around Curriculum and Safeguarding and Partnerships within the community. His aspiration is for Manor Green College to provide the opportunity for every learner to be the best they can be as they enter adulthood.

Mr David Edenborough

Co-opted Governor

I have recently been elected to the Board of Governors. During a nearly forty-year Civil Service career my focus was largely on personnel management, training and education.
Notable jobs included three years as a trainer in the Cabinet Office and another 3 years as a Lecturer at, the then, Civil Service College, Sunningdale.
I was the Human Resource Manager in a Government Agency for my last eight years. I am looking forward to supporting Manor Green College as it educates and develops students for their adult life.

Mrs Mandy Haysom

Parent Governor

I have just been elected for a second term as Parent Governor at the College. I am proud to continue to support the work of the Governors at the College

Mrs Becky Killick

Staff Governor

Becky has worked in an educational setting since 2000. First working at Broadfield East Infant and Nursery school for 7 years and then at Manor Green since then. While working at Broadfield she found her love for working with youngsters with SEN and supported many during her time there. Becky is an outdoor enthusiast and has brought her love of adventure and the outdoors to the college where she leads Forest School sessions, Runs Duke of Edinburgh and also holds a mountain bike leaders certificate. She works across the college with students at all levels and her ethos is 'where there's a will, there's a way' and will do her best to get students involved in all of the activities she runs.

Mrs Fiona Maxam

Associate Member

Fiona served on the Governing Board of a local Primary School for 14 years (10 of those as Chair). She has experience with staffing, premises and curriculum. Fiona has had a number of volunteer roles over the years, including a Games Maker role at the London Olympics and Paralympic games. Fiona is an Associate Member on the Governing Body. Fiona has expertise in First Aid and medical issues and is a High Level Teaching Assistant at the College.

Ms Lisa Oxlade

Co-opted Governor

Mr Paul Roe

Co-opted Governor (Health & Safety)

Mr Dean Wynter

Co-opted Governor

Mrs Samantha Bryant

Clerk to Governors

Sam has worked at the College since 2011 as the Headteacher’s P.A. and took on the role as Clerk in 2013.