Finchingfield Academy Teaching & Learning Council

NameAppointed date and term of officeAppointing bodyDetails
Michael Mitchell- Co-Vice Chair01/04/2020 (4 years)Appointed by TrustMichael is Co-Vice Chair, and appointed to the T & L Council Governors by Finchingfield Parochial Church Council. He has two sons at Finchingfield in the upper and lower key stages. Michael is an Associate Architect for an international practice, based in London.
Francis Hunter01/04/2020 (4 years)Elected by parentsFrancis has two children currently at the school in the upper and lower key stages.
Catherine Emmett- Co-Vice Chair01/04/2020 (4 years)Elected by parentsCath is Co-Vice Chair. She currently works as a children’s writer so has a deep interest in children’s literacy and reading for pleasure. Her degree is in Law and Accounting, and she previously spent 15 years working in the financial markets. Whilst in this role, Cath spent time volunteering in East London schools, helping with financial literacy, public speaking and mentoring local children.
Reverend Alex Shannon12/10/2020 (4 years)Ex-officioReverend Alex joined the Teaching and Learning Council in September 2020. He is passionate about ensuring the school has great links with the Church.
Martin Hawrylak01/10/2022 (4 years)Ex-officioExecutive Headteacher of Finchingfield Academy and Stisted Academy.
Miss M Raymond01/04/2020 (4 years)Ex-officioHead of School
Michelle Nixon03/01/2022 (4 years)ElectedMember of school staff
Alison Stranger20/04/2022 (4 years)Appointed by TrustAlly is the Safeguarding lead for the Teaching and Learning Council. She has extensive experience in school, previously working as a teacher.