Trustees

Members of Fortis Trust

Name
Member
Peter MartinSignatory to the Memorandum and chair of Trustees/Directors
Mark Gedye 
Nick Pearson  
Cllr Elizabeth Turpin 
John Viner
 

Trustees

Role
 
Additional Roles
Chair of Trustees:Peter Martin

Safeguarding Trustee

Health & Safety Trustee

Careers & Education Guidance Trustee

Member of Audit & Risk Committee

Vice Chair:Ian Chappell

Member of the Audit & Risk Committee

Trustee:Jane Shields

Chair of the Standards Committee

Trustee:Paul Coyne

Chair of the Finance, Workforce & Operations Committee

Fortis Trust CEO & Executive Principal of Bradfields AcademyMarie Sweetlove

Training and Development Trustee

Rights Respecting Schools Award Liaison Trustee

Trustee:Mark GedyeWell-Being and Arts Trustee
Trustee:Elizabeth Akinlaja 
Trustee:Matthew Hull

Parent & Community Engagement Trustee

School Council Liaison Trustee

Trustee:Jonathan Whitcombe

 

Role
 
 
Clerk:Emma Chamberlain

No voting rights

(Not a Member or Trustee)

For details on how to contact the Chair, please click here

Trustee Diversity Data

Recently, the UK Government have encouraged academy trust boards to collect and publish diversity data about the board and any local committees.

As per their guidance, this was done on a voluntary basis.

 

Trustee Diversity Data

Trustee Ethnicity Data
 Number of trustees
White, British6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
Trustee Gender Identity Data
 Number of trustees
Male3
3
0
0
0
0
0
 
Trustee Disability Data (Do you identify as a person with a disability or are you a person with accessibility needs?)
 Number of trustees
Yes2
4
0

For Trustees who have served at any point over the past 12 months

Full Name
Date of Appointment
Term of Office
Appointed by

Peter Martin

18.02.14 – 17.02.26

4 years

Board of Trustees

Mark Gedye

07.09.15 – 06.09.27

4 years

Board of Trustees

Marie Sweetlove01.09.17 –As long as in postMembers
Paul Coyne29.04.23 – 28.04.274 yearsBoard of Trustees
Matthew Hull27.04.20 – 26.04.284 yearsMembers
Ian Chappell14.06.21 – 13.06.254 yearsBoard of Trustees
Jane Shields27.03.23 – 26.03.274 yearsBoard of Trustees
Elizabeth Akinlaja10.07.23 – 09.07.274 yearsBoard of Trustees
Jonathan Whitcombe22.01.24 – 21.01.284 yearsMembers