Name Category End of Term of Office Area of responsibility Voting Rights Business Interests Other establishments at which they govern Any relations within the Trust 2017/18 Attendance 2018/19 Attendance
Terry Elliott Chair TGAT 9/12/2022 N/A Yes Judith Mary Elliot is a Director at Craft Centre & Design Gallery TSLA None 8/8 1/1
Peter Gruen Vice Chair TGAT 17/09/2022 N/A Yes Business Interests with Leeds Playhouse (Enterprises) Ltd HA, RHA, TSLA None 6/8 1/1
Anne McAvan TGAT 31/12/2020 N/A Yes None TFA None 7/8 1/1
Chris Gorse TGAT 31/12/2020 N/A Yes None None None 4/8 0/1
David Bradshaw Member N/A N/A No None None None
David Morgan Member N/A N/A No None None None
Janice Boucher TGAT 31/12/2020 N/A Yes None None None 7/8 1/1
Joanne Kay Member N/A N/A No None None None
Judith Shore Secretary N/A N/A No None N/A None 8/8 1/1
Neil Donkin Member N/A N/A No Donkin Education N/A None
Richard West TGAT 31/05/2023 N/A Yes None None None 5/8 1/1
Steve Hall TGAT 31/12/2022 N/A Yes Director – The Wharfe Valley Learning Partnership BSA None 5/5 1/1
Sir John Townsley Chief Executive Officer N/A N/A Yes None TMA, TFA, TRGA, EHC, MNA, HA, RA, BA, SCITT, TSLA, BSA Spouse (Principal of RA) 8/8 1/1
Sue Slee TGAT 17/09/2020 N/A Yes Trustee Director, ITV Pensions Scheme None None 7/8 0/1
Tracy Latham TGAT 31/08/2020 N/A Yes None None None 4/8 0/1

TGAT = The GORSE Academies Trust
BA = Bruntcliffe Academy
BSA = Boston Spa Academy
EHC = Elliott Hudson College
HA = Hillcrest Academy
LTSA = Leeds Teaching School Alliance
MNA = Morley Newlands Academy
RA = Ryecroft Academy
TFA = The Farnley Academy
TMA = The Morley Academy
TRGA = The Ruth Gorse Academy
TSLA = The Stephen Longfellow Academy