Members

Mrs Elizabeth Cameron
Mrs Elizabeth Cameron
Elizabeth was a respected J P on the Norwich Magistrates Bench for many years, has served as a Church Warden at Strumpshaw Parish Church and has been a valued Governor on Thorpe St Andrew School’s Governing Body from 1988 to 2014 when she felt she should retire as a Governor. She had four sons go through the High School following their years in a Partnership School. Elizabeth remains a very experienced and wise person as well as a staunch supporter of The Yare Education Trust.
Mr Michael Garratt - Chair
Mr Michael Garratt - Chair
Michael has been associated with schools in Norwich and Norfolk since he joined St William’s Primary School as an experienced Headteacher in 1981.
Mr Nicholas Hancox
Mr Nicholas Hancox
Nicholas is a solicitor, running his own law firm since 2003, specialising in education law, highways law and parish council law.
Dr Bryan Slater
Dr Bryan Slater
Bryan has held the position of Schools Adjudicator since 2009, which he currently combines with lecturing on education at the University of East Anglia. Between 1997 and 2005 he was the Director of Education for Norfolk County Council.
Mrs Samantha Swinnerton
Mrs Samantha Swinnerton
Samantha is the Head of Internal Audit within the Aviva UK and Ireland General Insurance Business. She also holds Fellow Chartered and Certified Accountant status showing extensive experience and a long-term commitment to professionalism and ethics.