Bright Futures Learning Trust is governed by the Board of Trustees. The Board delegates some of the day to day governance of each school to it’s own Local Governing Advisory Board. The Bright Futures Learning Trust MAT Structure and Financial Scheme of Delegation v1.1 document describe this delegation in detail.

Mr Victor ShippChair of Trustees
Mrs Pauline Alexander
Ms Helen Smith
Mr Jon Richens
Mr Alan Gardner
Mr Dave Meadon
Mrs Gill KozlowskiCEO

Members of the Trust

Members of the Trust are the people who can appoint Trustees and amend the Trust’s Articles of Association.

  • Mr Victor Shipp
  • Mr Roger Hawksworth
  • Mr Martin Digby
  • Mrs Joan Deans
  • Mrs Claire Lowe

Register of Trustees Business Interests & Trustees Attendance

Business Interests of Trustees 19-20

In the academic year 2019/20 the Trustees attendance at meetings was as follows:

  • Mr Vic Shipp, Mrs Helen Smith & Mr Alan Gardner had full attendance.
  • Mr David Butler had full attendance while in post.
  • Mrs Gill Kozlowski and Mr Dave Meadon had full attendance since appointment.
  • Mrs Pauline Alexander attended 7 of 9 meetings. Mr Jon Richens attended 5 of 9 meetings.


The Trust will have nine meetings in the year 2020/21. These will be held on the dates listed below:

  • Tuesday 1st September 2020 7.30pm
  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020 7pm
  • Thursday 22nd October 2020 7pm
  • Wednesday 25th November 2020 7pm
  • Tuesday 8th December 2020 7pm (AGM)
  • Monday 25th January 2021 7pm
  • Wednesday 24th March 2021 7pm
  • Tuesday 11th May 2021 7pm
  • Thursday 15th July 2021 7pm