Name of Governor

Deborah Haynes

Governor Role

Member of the Interim Advisory Board

Member of The Redhill Academy Trust Executive Board

What meetings does this governor attend?

Full Governors and Business Committee Meetings

What does or did this Governor do for a job?

Learning and development facilitator for a professional trade union.

Why did they want to be a Governor at The Redhill Academy Trust?

I first became a parent governor in 2003 when my eldest daughter started at The Redhill Academy. I wanted to understand the comprehensive school life and offer a parent's perspective of the issues that are discussed at Governor meetings. 

What specific skills and expertise does this Governor bring to The Interim Advisory Board?

I work for a professional trade union and I am able to identify and challenge fairness and inclusiveness to ensure best practice. I have experience of formal hearings and used this in Governors' Discipline Committee meetings.