Local Governing Body

Our governors are responsible for the management of the business of the academy, including adopting an annual plan and budget, monitoring the academies by the use of targets and budgets and senior staff appointments.


Trust Governance

Find out more about our Co-op Academies Trust governance, on our trust website. Governance

Aaron Booth

I am a Civil Servant with over 6 years experience in Digital, Data and Technology roles within government. I am currently a Product Manager at the UK Home Office and…

Elaine Walsh

Although I am fairly new to the governing body at Co-op Academy Parkland, I have over 12 years experience as a school governor and have had various roles including Chair…

Michelle Connors

My name is Michelle Connors, I am the Headteacher at Co-op Academy Parkland. Before becoming Headteacher, I was Deputy Headteacher and have worked at Parkland since 2017. I am also…

Ruth Agnew

Ruth Agnew has experience as a governor in nine schools over the last sixteen years including primary, secondary and special. She was appointed as a National Leader of Governance by…

Nicola Uttley

My name is Nicola Uttley, I am one of the staff governors here at Co-op Academy Parkland, I am also the Nursery teacher and Early Years Foundation Stage Leader. This…

Della McDonald

I am a store manager for the Co-op and new to the world of governance. I’ve worked in retail with the Co-op for 6 years alongside obtaining graduating with a…

Emma Sawyer

Emma is one of our Parent Goveners

Deborah Davies

Deborah is one of our parent governers.