The Governing Body


The Governing Body is responsible for the conduct of its school, and must promote high standards of educational achievement at the school. 

Members of the Governing Body - Mere Valley Federation


Chair of Governors

Niel Vlok

Parent Governor


Vice Chair of Governors

Nick Sharp

Co-opted Governor 




Executive Head Teacher

Soheila Mathison


Clerk to Governors

Sue Puddifoot


Parent Governors

Niel Vlok


Staff Governor

Janice Parker - Emerson Valley

Rachel White  - Merebrook Infant School


Co-opted Governor

Irene Hill

David Evans

Nick Sharp

Nathan Barrington


Local Authority Appointed Governor




Co-opted Governors



Associate Governors

Tracy Hurwood - Head of School - Merebrook Infant School

Hayley Davis - Head of School - Emerson Valley 

Iain Mortimer - Assistant Headteacher - Emerson Valley