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The University Technical College Norfolk Governing Body are:

  • Ben Milner (Chair) – UEA
  • Alex Hayes (Headteacher)
  • Roger Bennington – Long Stratton Motor Group
  • Nicola Finch – Safe STS Ltd
  • Julie Schofield – UEA
  • Steve Love
  • Kathryn De Ferrer
  • Lee Rees – Silverline Office Equipment Limited
  • Vacancy – Parent Governor
  • Jean Wilcox – Parent Governor
  • Claire Oliff – Staff Governor
​The Role of Governor

Within England, there are over 300,000 School/Academy Governors, who form the largest volunteer force in the country.

The roles of individual Governors, and subsequently members of a Governing Body, work collectively to perform a strategic role and carry out key functions such as:

  • Discuss and set the aims and objectives for the Academy.
  • Set the required policies for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Set the required targets for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress that the Academy is making towards its set aims and objectives.

Finally the role of role of the Academy Governor is to be a source of challenge and support to the Principal, i.e. a ‘critical friend.’


The Members of the Academy Trust appointed under article 12 of the Articles of Association of the Norfolk UTC.

  • Transforming Education in Norfolk – represented by J Fry
  • University of East Anglia – represented by B Milner
  • Future Marine Services Ltd – represented by Y Mason
  • S Guest
  • C Maw
  • R Proctor
The Governing Body may be contacted by:

Letter – c/o UTCN, Old Hall Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 6FF

Email – chairofgovernors@utcn.org.uk


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