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Our Governors

Alan Finch – Chairman of Governors

Chairman of the Buildings and Grounds

Member of the Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Trained with an Architect’s practice before joining a major retailer to design and manage the expansion of its property portfolio.

Formed and managed Westoak Construction, for the construction of new housing and community buildings and property management . Founded and managed Fiesta Marquee and Catering Hire, operating throughout the South East of England.

To contact the Chair please write using the school address marked c/o Clerk to the Governors.

Gerald Barber – Vice Chairman of Governors

Chairman, Educational Committee

Former Head (35 years), Ludgrove School. Governor of HG, Bradfield College and St Georges, Ascot. Many sports interests and sports-related posts, including the development of schools cricket and fives.

Regional Hon. Secretary (Newbury area) of Age Concern.

Two daughters are ex-pupils of White House School.

David Macken

Chairman, Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Member of the Marketing Committee

Managing Director, Computing & Software, Founder & Managing Director of Systems Associate Ltd. Previously Business Unit Manager, Kodak & worked in the Merchant Navy as a Radio Officer.

Scout Leader in spare time & Fundraises for Rainbow Trust, Save The Children & PLAN. Also enjoys Motorcycling, including charitable rallies in India and other places.

Charles Gillow

Member of the Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Member of the Building & Grounds Committee

Charles Gillow has been Bursar of Twyford School, a prep school located near Winchester, since January 2015 and was bursar of Bearwood College, Wokingham from 2009 to 2014. Prior to becoming a bursar, Charles worked in the City for 12 years following 16 years’ service in the Royal Air Force. He is married to Stacy, a teacher in a local prep school

Stephanie Rose

Member of the Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Solicitor and Partner at Clifton Ingram LLP with offices in Wokingham and Reading. Director of the national organisation, Solicitors for the Elderly.

Sue Northend

Member of the Finance & Administration Committee (FAC)

Director of Human Resources for REAch2 Academy Trust.

Delyth Lynch

Member of the Education Committee

Previously Deputy Head at Wellington College, Delyth also set up and ran one of the first girls houses there and masterminded their award winning parental masterclass programme. She was a Housemistress at Bromsgrove School prior to this where she also held the position of Director of Extra Curricular. Delyth remains passionate about pastoral care and the individual, especially after having had her own daughter in March 2016. She is a course mentor and tutor for the Boarding Schools’ Association and an ISI inspector. Delyth is also a keen triathlete and cook!

Nigel Williams 

Member of the Education Committee

Retired Headteacher of Leighton Park and an Educational Consultant.