Forwards Centre Local Governing Body

Suzanne Harulow- Chair of Governors

Chair
Start date: 16/7/2019 - End date: 15/7/2023, Appointed by Trustees

Has worked as an artist in education for over 25 years. Experience in social media marketing and is a business development manager for a business to business networking group. Suzanne is passionate about promoting creativity and positive communication and has worked with the Forwards Centre for five years in this capacity.

Chris Fielding

Start date: 1/4/2016

Chris is the Academy Lead at the Forwards Centre

Lynn Williams

Appointed: 1 April 2016/Re-appointed 1st April 2020 - Term ends: 31st March 2024

An experienced headteacher within the Primary education sector, with specialisms in data management and ensuring progress for disadvantaged pupils.

Jenny Scott

Start date: 16/7/2019 - End date: 15/7/2023, Appointed by Trustees

Jenny is a teacher at St Peters CE Primary School and has been teaching at the school for over 12 years. She originally qualified at Edge Hill University with a degree Primary Education with QTS and Children’s Development and Learning.

Carlene Fernside

Start date: 16/7/2019 - End date: 15/7/2023, Appointed by Trustees

Carlene is the Head of Inclusion for a Bolton Secondary School and also a designated teacher for looked after children who has delivered Continuous Professional Development to staff and other schools in relation to the role of the teaching assistant.

Deborah Crier

Start date: 01/02/2018 - End date: 31/01/2022, Appointed by Trustees

Damian Mills

Start date: 07/11/2017 - End date: 06/11/2021, Appointed by staff

Damian represents Trust employees and works at the Forwards Centre

Liz Douglas

Start date: 16/7/2019 - End date: 15/7/2023, Appointed by Trustees

Liz is a parent who has combined her knowledge of street and business experience to create and support social entrepreneurs across the Country to develop their social business models.

Kirsty Smith

Start Date: 01/09/2020 - End Date: 31/08/2024

Kirsty is a Middle Leader in a SEMH Special School in Manchester. She is a specialist Maths Teacher and interested in network opportunities.

Charlene Parkinson

Start date: 15/11/2017 - End date: 14/11/2021, Appointed by parents

Charlene is a parent governor and wants to help the Trust do the best for their pupils

Victoria Byrne

Start date: 16/7/2019 - End date: 15/7/2023, Appointed by Trustees

Victoria has 8 years experience working in education, with a degree in teaching, learning and mentoring and a passion for children to succeed having had a positive experience in education.

Forwards Centre LGB Minutes

Primary Local Governing Body meetings

Please see below details of Governor attendance at meetings for 2019-2020 for the Forwards Centre. 

Governor attendance at meetings 

Please see details below of the Pecuniary Interests for the Governors of the Forwards Centre 

Pecuniary Interests 2020-2021

Governor Term Expired 

Miss Joanne Blackburn- end date 01/02/21