Meet the Governors

Waterloo Local Governing Board 


Mr Tony Muir                                                           (Parent Governor)

Mrs Rebecca Dunne                                               (Executive Head Teacher Governor)

Mr Damian Harris & Mrs Helen Turner                  (Head of School Governor)

Ms Melanie Larkin                                                   Chair



Clerk to the Governing Board:            Mrs Vikki Semple


 Prestolee Multi Academy Trust


Bill Barclay:                                        Appointed 16/01/17

Sheryl Farnworth:                              Appointed 26/01/17

Stuart Fox:                                         Appointed 20/01/20

Kelly Macadam:                                 Appointed 01/07/19

Scott Patton:                                      Appointed 01/07/19


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Terms of Office of Trustees:

Lisa Gartside                         Term of Office            08/02/2021 – 07/02/2025

Andrew Sargeant                  Term of Office            02/07/2018 – 01/07/2022

James Whitham                    Term of Office            20/01/2020 – 19/01/2024


Trust Leadership

Michael Tonge                                Chief Executive Officer

Rebecca Dunne                             Dept CEO/Exec Head Waterloo/Prestolee

Michael Govier                               Chief Financial Officer

Krystyna Forster                            Head of School Bowness

Damian Harris                                Head of School, Waterloo Primary

Stephen Holden                             Exec Head Bowness/Tottington

Alex Keane                                    Head of School Prestolee

Lynsey Smith                                 Head of SCITT

Deborah Taylor                              Head of School Tottington

Victoria Unsworth                          Headteacher Mesne Lea


Please click here to view the Prestolee Multi Academy Trust website. 

Please click here to view the Prestolee Multi Academy Trust website for Articles of Association

Please click here to view the Prestolee Multi Academy Trust website for Scheme of Delegation


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