Our Policy and Scrutiny Committees

Finance Committee

  • Chair: Alan Hardy – Trustee
  • Professor Martin Dixon – University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law (MA (Oxon), Ph.D (Cantab), FRSA)
  • Mark Bedlow – Director of Compliance and Risk: OCR
  • David Ruddy – Director of Employability and Community Learning at West Suffolk College
  • Mark Woods – CMAT CEO
  • Helen Anderson – CMAT Finance Director
  • Dr Amanda Zeffman – Head of Consultancy Services, University of Cambridge Enterprises

Academy Councils (formerly known as Local Governing Body) Pecuniary Interests are kept on individual Academy websites under Membership, Attendance and Interests.

Membership, Pecuniary Interests & Attendance

Estates & IT Committee

  • Chair: Neil Grimston – Trustee
  • Andrew Lennox – Quantity Surveyor: Senior Consultant. EC Harris LLP
  • Dave Knappett – Technical Architect: Private Cloud for Alternative Networks
  • Jane Handy – Business Manager: Bourn Church of England Primary Academy
  • Alan Hardy – CMAT Trustee
  • Paul Phillipson – CMAT Trustee
  • Matthew Sampson – CMAT IT Director
  • Derick King – CMAT Premises Manager
  • Mark Woods – CMAT CEO
  • Martin Hair – CMAT Director of Estates

Personnel Committee

  • Chair: John Hall MBE – Trustee
  • Alex Hawkins MA, MCIPD – Director: Education Personnel Management (EPM)
  • Mark Squires – Trustee – Memberships of BAFTA and the Chartered Institute of PR
  • Sue Turnbull – CMAT HR Manager
  • Mark Woods – CMAT CEO
  • Dave Ruddy – CMAT Trustee
  • Jim Kennedy – CMAT Trustee