Mr John Ashmore BEd
Borough Councillor Runnymede Borough Council
Mrs Katie Butler BSc Biology (Bristol), ACA
Educated at Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge and University of Bristol.Also studied for a Post Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of the West of England. Trained and qualified in accountancy with KPMG; worked in financial audit and sustainability assurance. Currently working for BP in internal audit. Accepted into the Worshipful Company of Coopers. Member of Quality and Standards Committee.
Mr C Ian Cross FRICS
Independent consulting Chartered Surveyor. Company director, Foundation Trustee and past Chairman of Governors. Old Strodian.
Mr Michael (Kola) Ewuosho BSc Mechanical Engineering (University of Benin, Nigeria)
Has been involved in personal development, leadership development and mentoring for people from different walks of life in different countries. Leads a charity called Fountain of Wisdom Ministries, based on Christian values and principles.His son studied at Strode's and became President of the Student Council.
Mrs Anne Fielding Smith BSc (Aberystwyth) PGCE (Sussex) Adv Dip (Open)
Principal (2011) Vice Principal Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College (BHASVIC) 2001-11 Senior Tutor, Head of Faculty and Head of Geography (1987-2001) BHASVIC
Mrs Jacqui Gerrard BSc Mathematics (Imperial College, University of London), FCIPD
Worked at board level for more than 10 years and more than 30 years of varied business experience in a number of UK, European and international organisations in a strategic and operational capacity. Recently interim Director of Learning and Leadership, Department of Work and Pensions (DWP).
Now working with the Office of National Statistics.
Dr Martin Ham PhD, FTCL, FCII
Dr Ham has spent a distinguished international career in banking, insurance and risk management, becoming Chief Executive of HSBC Insurance (International) Holdings Ltd. He is also a musician and musicologist, having spent 20 years leading Guildford Cathedral voluntary choir and is now a visiting Fellow in the Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences, University of Surrey.
Mr Carl Mandy BA (Media Arts), MA Philosophy (London)
Employed as a teacher of Media Studies at Strode’s College in 2003. Set up and taught AS Philosophy course at Strode’s in 2004, followed by A2 Philosophy in 2007.Elected as Staff Governor (Teaching) in 2007.
Miss Abigail Mason
Currently Staff Governor (Support)
Dr Roy Miller BSc, PhD, CPhys, FInstP
Retired (1998) Vice Principal Royal Holloway and Bedford New College 1985-1998. Principal Royal Holloway College 1981-1985. Formerly Vice Principal and Senior Lecturer, Royal Holloway College. Strode’s Foundation Trustee.
Mrs Eiry Price
Previously Independent Councillor, Runnymede Borough Council; granted Freedom of the Borough in 2005; Strode’s Foundation Trustee; SCC appointed Governor Thorpe C of E Primary School; retired Financial Director of a private group of companies based in Egham and a Trustee of the Group Pension Scheme. Non-Executive Director of West Surrey Health Authority. Married with 3 children, 2 of whom are former students of Strode’s College; also has links with the College through “town twinning” activities.
Mr Phil Radcliff BA Geography (Nott), MSc Management Studies (Bradford), MInst Personnel Development
5 years in research and lecturing at Hallam University, Sheffield. 25 years in Human Resources Management with Diageo and Ranks Hovis MacDougall. Currently working as an independent consultant in the business and voluntary sector. Married with two children. Vice Chairman from 2004 and Chairman since 2008.
Mr Tim Smith BA (Hons), PGCE, NPQH
Since qualification has worked in a number of secondary schools becoming Head of Sixth Form in Henbury High School and in 2005 Head Teacher of Magna Carta School in Staines, a major feeder school for Strode’s College. A member of the North West Surrey Head’s Association, represents North West Surrey on the Surrey Head’s Council, a member of the Runnymede 14-19 Consortium, North Runnymede Confederation and Surrey Performance Web-Site Working Group.
Miss Poppy Towers Lynch
Elected Student Governor for 2012/13. Studying Business, Design and Technology, Law and Art.
Miss Isabel Trapp
Elected Student Governor for 2012/13. Studying Philosophy, Classical Civilisation, Economics and History.
Mr Kiran Virdee BA Hons (Development Studies Economics), ACA, MBA
After graduation, qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Touche Ross. Has worked in a number of multinational companies including Thorn EMI, Cable and Wireless and is currently a senior Finance Manager with Chubb Plc. Married with one child.
Mr Peter Deane BSc (Civil Engineering), C.Eng, MICE
Previously a Member from 2007 t0 2010 and Chairman of the Policy Committee. Currently Advisor to the Corporation on Strategy.Mr Deane worked initially in civil engineering, migrating to IT where he has been managing director of a number of companies in UK and overseas. Has a strong interest in music and runs a small local jazz club in his spare time.
Mr Jon Hartley BA (Hons) (Loughborough)
Following a career spanning 34 years and eight countries in senior executive positions with the HSBC Group, Jon is currently School Business Manager at St Peter's Catholic School, Guildford. In addition to his role as an Advisor to Strode's College, he is a Local Authority Governor for West Byfleet Junior School. He is an Associate of the Institute of Financial Services and an Hon. Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Scotland.
Ms Moyra Molloy
Head of Internal Audit at Richmond upon Thames Borough Council with responsibility for audit, fraud and risk management. Acting Chief Internal Auditor at Richmond Adult Community College, Richmond upon Thames. Chartered Accountant.
Mr Paul Rees MA (Mathematics) FICA
Recently retired after a long career in Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC) where he was involved heavily in the global telecoms industry, both in UK and overseas, Mr Rees has become advisor to the Finance and General Purposes Committee.
Clerk to The Corporation
Mr Frank Curry MA (University of London), jsdc
Previously worked for the Ministry of Defence (1969-1990), specialising in naval logistics. Head of Personnel, Finance and Logistics, British Antarctic Survey (1990-1999), Director of Finance and Administration, British Geological Survey (1999-2005). Became Clerk to the Corporation in 2005.