Richard Green - Chair of Governors (Co-Opted Governor)
Richard was originally elected as a Parent Governor in 2014 and nominated as the Chair of Governors in 2017 after serving across a number of local committees and KITE wide Advisory Boards. Richard is also a member of the KITE Finance, Audit and Risk committee, holding ownership and oversight of the KITE risk management strategy. Richard has most recently been responsible for the restructuring of the LGB body to streamline the KITE governance approach and provide a more focused governance strategy within the school. Richard has also led the strategic restructuring of the nursery and premises in order to further reinforce Sandringham as an Early Years Specialist; supporting 2-5-year olds within the local community.
Richard relocated to Mytchett with his wife Elisa and 2 daughters, Ella and Annabel in 2010. Richard holds a Masters of Engineering and is a Global Business Strategy Leader for a large multinational technology company within the Power Industry. Richard leads the Safeguarding Portfolio Team.
Katherine Money – Head Teacher
Katherine has served on the Governing body at Sandringham since she was appointed as Head Teacher in 2017.
Peter Sheene (Co-Opted Governor)
Peter has been a Governor at Sandringham since 2006 and the Vice Chair for a number of years. Peter lives in Frimley Green and has two children, who were both educated at Sandringham. Peter is a Director of a technology business and brings his wealth of knowledge of technology to the team. Peter is on the Curriculum Portfolio Team.
Alison Thomas – Co-Opted Governor
Alison has been with Sandringham since 1999 and is currently the Otters Class Teacher in Year One. She lives locally and has two children who were educated at Sandringham. Alison has been a Governor since 2008 and is on both the Achievement and Community Portfolio Teams. During Alison’s time at Sandringham she has been involved with the building of the two lodges, the library, the acquisition of Little Badgers Nursery and the conversion to an Academy.
Gina Hylton - Deputy Head
Gina has been on the Senior Management Team since joining Sandringham in 2005. Gina was appointed Deputy Head in 2012 and currently teachers in Year Two. Gina is on the Achievement Portfolio Team.
Dave Roberts – Co-Opted Governor
Dave has seen both of his children pass through Sandringham and his wife works in the Nursery. Dave has worked in Pensions and Human Resources for the last 20 years and as part of his Governor role sits on the Kite HR Committee. Dave is on the Finance Portfolio Team and is also our Special Needs Governor.
Chris Taylor - Co-Opted Governor
Chris has also recently joined the Academy Council, lives locally and has two children. The eldest is at Sandringham and the other at Little Badgers Nursery. He is on the Curriculum Portfolio team.
Balraj Ryves - Co-Opted Governor
Balraj has recently joined the Academy Council and sits on the Community Portfolio Team. She lives locally, has two children, one of whom is currently at Sandringham and the other starts next September.