Listed below are the current Governors at Sir William Robertson Academy.

Mrs Kerry Hamilton - Chair Governor Chair of SWRA Local Governing Body & Trustee of Aspire Schools Trust
Pay Panel/Pupil Premium Governor
Mr Mark Guest Headteacher Ex Officio Trustee of Aspire Schools Trust
Headteacher, Accounting Officer &
Local Governing Body
Mr Seamus Anderson Governor (Co-opted) Pay Panel, Aspire Schools Trust Audit Committee & Local Governing Body
Mrs Joanne Lambert Governor (Co-opted) Local Governing Body & Safeguarding Governor
Mr Brian Tear Governor Member of Aspire Schools Trust & Local Governing Body
Mr Martyn Davison Governor (Co-opted) Local Governing Body
Miss Leanne Haigh Staff Governor (Elected) Local Governing Body
Miss Bryony Burrough Staff Governor (Elected) Local Governing Body

Governor Profiles – click to read




The Academy is supported by a well qualified, hard working group of governors listed above. Governors have responsibility for setting the strategic aims, ethos and direction of the Academy; monitoring and evaluating its performance; and determining the resources required to achieve the best possible outcomes for its pupils and the community.  The governing body details and key documentation (shown below) can be found by clicking here to visit the Aspire Schools Trust website.

  •  Governing Body details (including names, category of governor, roles and committee membership)
  •  Pecuniary interests (register of business interests)
  •  Articles of Association
  •  Academy Funding Agreement
  •  Register of Governor attendance at meetings
  •  SWRA Governor Code of Conduct


Any queries should be sent via email to:




Click to open: AST Governance Meeting Schedule AY 2019/20


Please find below a list of useful resources and web links for Governors.

Department for Education

GovernorNet, Official UK Government site offering up-to-date information on all aspects of school governance.

Lincolnshire County Council, Information for people that are thinking of becoming a school governor.

Parent Governor Representatives on Lincolnshire County Council Scrutiny Commitee

Also available to provide a voice to all parents across Lincolnshire are the elected Parent Governor Representatives on Lincolnshire County Councils Scrutiny Commitees.  You can contact them via email

Mrs Emma Oliver-Townrow –

Dr Emile van der Zee –

Mr Craig Miller –

These representatives sit on two committees; the Children & Young Peoples Scrutiny Committee and also the Overview & Scrutiny Management Committee. The former covers all matters child & young persons related, including education, health, leisure and employment.  They have full voting rights on this committee and are there primarily to represent your views.  If you have a matter that you feel should be presented to County Councillors on your behalf please feel free to e-mail on the above addresses.  If you want further information please go to this website.