The Robert Napier School Local Governing Body

The Fort Pitt Thomas Aveling Academy Trust (FPTA) Board has the overall legal responsibility for all aspects of the academies schools and delegates specific responsibilities to the individual Local Governing Body (LGB) as stated in its Scheme of Delegation. Currently some members of the Trust Board sit on the LGB of each school.

For more information about our Trust and governance structure, please contact

For a list of roles, responsibilities and attendance please download the pdf bellow:

Contact the Chair

Please write to:
Priscilla Haselhurst
c/o The Robert Napier School, Third Avenue, Gillingham, Kent

 Local Governing Body Business Interests  Download
 Local Governing Body Attendance  Download
Nominating Authority First Appointed Term Start Term End
Co-opted governors
Vacancy (1)
Vacancy (2)
Community governors
Mrs Patricia Emerick FPTA Trust Board 09-Jul-20 08-Jul-24
Mrs Barbara Fincham FPTA Trust Board 01-Sep-12 31-Aug-22
Ms Priscilla Haselhurst FPTA Trust Board 13-Oct-17 12-Oct-21
Miss Kate Morgan FPTA Trust Board 13-Apr-18 12-Apr-22
Mr Paul Vandepeer FPTA Trust Board 31-Jan-19 31-Jan-19 31-Jan-23
Mr Steve Quenby
Staff governors
Mr John Crockett FPTA Trust Board 13-Nov-17 13-Nov-17 12-Nov-21
Space (1)
Parent governors
Mrs Jennifer Piper FPTA Trust Board 11-Feb-20 11-Feb-20 10-Feb-24
Mr Lee Stapleton FPTA Trust Board 11-Feb-20 11-Feb-20 10-Feb-24
Mrs Teresa Uings FPTA Trust Board 12-Feb-19 12-Feb-19 11-Feb-23

Former Governors (Resigned or Ended Term in the Past Year)

Sara Hitchen 11/10/2018
Miguel Martins 8 Jan 2019
Matthew Wells 17 July 2019
Terence Brown 17 July 2019
Brenda Brocklehurst 5 June 2020