The Governing Body of The Academy of St Francis of Assisi is committed to ensuring that every student achieves their full potential. The Governing Body can be contacted via the Clerk to Governors, Miss Jodie Munn, at ASFA Gardners Drive, Liverpool, L6 7UR. Mr M Elliot is the Chair of the Trust Board he is contactable via Miss Rebecca Bowers , Executive Officer to the Trust, at All Saint Multi-Academy Trust and on 0151 260 7600.

Governor James Kilburn Jan 2022 Jan 2026
Diocese Representative Emily Ridgway January 2021 January2025
Archdiocese Representative – Chair Sharyn Duffey December 2016 2020
Headteacher Jo Leech September 2022 Ongoing
Staff Governor Gareth Jones December 2016 2020
Governor Parent Representative Julie Scott October 2016 2020
Governor Parent Representative Margaret Crookes November 2018 2021

Roles & Responsibilities

Name of Link Governor Area of Responsibility Name of Link in School
James Kilburn Safeguarding Colette Singleton
Julie Scott SEN Laura Riley/Sue Warrior
Margaret Crookes Behaviour & Attendance Colette Singleton
Gareth Jones Pupil Premium/Catch Up Charles O’Docherty

Staff Governor – Mr G Jones 

2020/2021 2020/2021 2020/2021 2020/2021 2020/2021 2020/2021
Local Governing
Local Governing
Body Meeting
Local Governing
Full Governing
Body Meeting
Governor Governor Type 24 SEP
19 NOV
21 JAN
04 MAR
Margaret Crookes Parent Governor Y Y Y Y
Mrs Sharyn Duffey Community Governor (Chair) Y Y Y Y
Mr Gareth Jones Staff Governor Y Y Y Y
Mr Kevin Maddocks Head of School Y Y Y Y
Mrs Emily Ridgway Foundation Governor - - Y Y
Mr Daniel Rogers Foundation Governor Y Y Y Y
Miss Julie Scott Parent Governor Y Y Y N
Miss Nadia Wozny Clerk Y Y Y Y

Y = Attended, N = Apologies Accepted

Register of Governor’s Interests

Click HERE for the register of govenor’s interests


Terms of Reference

Local Governing Body


Additional Documents

    Our Academy is a part of the All Saints Multi Academy Trust you can find governance information about the Trust HERE