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 TMA. BA, TRGA, EHC, MNA, RA, HA, LTSA None 8/8 5/7
Peter Gruen
Vice Chair
TGAT  17/09/2022 N/A Yes Business Interests with Leeds Playhouse (Enterprises) Ltd HA None 8/8 3/7
Anne McAvan TGAT  31/12/2020 N/A Yes None None None 7/8 5/7
Chris Gorse TGAT  31/12/2020 N/A Yes None None None 5/8 3/7
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 6/8 5/7
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 5/7
Neil Donkin Member  N/A N/A No Donkin Education N/A None
Richard West TGAT  20/05/2019 N/A Yes None None None 6/8 4/7
Steve Hall TGAT  31/12/2022 N/A Yes Director – The Wharfe Valley Learning Partnership BSA None 2/4
Sir John Townsley Chief Executive Officer  9/12/2018 N/A Yes None TMA, TFA, TRGA, EHC, MNA, HA, RA, BA, LTSA Spouse (Principal of RA) 8/8 5/7
Sue Slee TGAT  17/09/2020 N/A Yes Trustee Director, ITV Pensions Scheme None None 8/8 5/7
Tracy Latham TGAT  31/08/2020 N/A Yes None EHC None 6/8 3/7

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