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Tracey Goodsell presents at the Academy Governance Summit 

Tracey Goodsell, Head of Corporate Governance for OHC&AT, was invited to speak at the Academy Governance Summit conference – Delivering resilient governance in academy trusts.

The one-day virtual summit was developed for governance professionals, clerks, and anyone responsible for governance in trusts to support their understanding, practice and values of governance.

Tracey’s specialist subject was ‘Local governance and balancing control in MATs’, she illustrated the importance of trusts providing good guidance and the right level of control while adapting to local need. She also shared the governance models adopted by OHC&AT – how they are put into effect and how well they are received.

For more information, visit www.icsa.org.uk/events/conferences/academy-governance-summit/programme

This is a very exciting and pivotal moment in the lives of St Dominic’s, Brantridge and Grafham Grange schools.  Academy conversion under the sponsorship of Orchard Hill College Academy Trust will help secure their futures and, no doubt, lead to better outcomes for pupils and students, families and carers, staff and all stakeholders.

Ken Cowdery, Chair of Governors

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