UTC Derby Pride Park joined the Sheffield UTC Academy Trust on 1st December 2019.

The Sheffield UTC Academy Trust Governance Structure

Sheffield Hallam University



The Sheffield College


Andrew Hartley

Named Member

Richard Wright

Named Member

Angela Foulkes CEO The Sheffield College

The Sheffield Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Tim Elgar


Trust Board

Javid Mahdavi, Chair of the Trust Board

David Cates, co-opted Trustee

Nick Crew, Executive Principal, CEO

Vacancy, Sheffield City Council

Chris Dymond, Sheffield Digital

Angela Foulkes, CEO The Sheffield College

Martin Harrison, The Sheffield College

Peter Hoy, Macalloy, The Company of Cutlers

Faith Sango, NHS Derby

Jon Stewart, Primetals

Chairs of Local Governing Body

Andrew Davies, UTC Derby Pride Park

Neil Bizzell, UTC Sheffield OLP

Dan Fleetcroft, UTC Sheffield City Centre

Joint Resources Committee

Martin Harrison, The Sheffield College (Chair)

Nick Crew, Executive Principal, CEO

Peter Hoy, Trustee, Company of Cutlers

David Barrett, Finance Liaison Officer,

The Sheffield College

Javid Mahdavi, Chair of the Trust

Nicola Thornton, Business & Operations Director, CFO

Local Governing Body representatives:

UTC Sheffield City Centre, Principal, Alex Reynolds

UTC Sheffield City Centre, LGB Rep, Russell Hand

UTC Sheffield OLP, Principal, Jess Stevenson

UTC Sheffield OLP, LGB Rep, Vacancy

UTC Derby Pride Park, Principal, Lee Kirkwood

UTC Derby Pride Park, LGB Rep, Vacancy


UTC Sheffield City Centre

Dan Fleetcroft, Chair, PES Performance

Alex Reynolds, Principal

Sameer Ali, Festo Didactic

Richard Burton, The Sheffield College, Engineering

Louise Goddard, Sheffield City Council

Prof Russell Hand, University of Sheffield, Vice-Chair

Peter Hoy, Company of Cutlers

Christine Lamb, Sheffield Chamber of  Commerce

Richard Mather, Sheffield Hallam University, CDM

Andy Rawsthorne, Sheffield Hallam University, Engineering

Liz Wallis, Co-opted Governor

Craig Smith, Parent Governor

Fiona Whincup, Parent Governor

Vacancy, Staff Governor

UTC Sheffield OLP

Neil Bizzell, Chair, The Developer Academy

Jessica Stevenson, Principal

Shaun Cook, The Sheffield College

Catherine Davison, Vice Chair

Mark Holmshaw, Employer Consultant

Erika Mariella-Worrall, Sheffield City Council

Fiona Phoenix, Sheffield Hallam University, Sport

Carrie Sudbury Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce (nominee of Sheffield Chamber)

Kulvinder Gill, Parent Governor

Vacancy, NHS Employer

Vacancy, University of Sheffield

Vacancy, Parent Governor

Vacancy, Staff Governor

UTC Derby Pride Park

Andrew Davies, Chair, Rolls Royce

Lee Kirkwood, Principal

Pieter Eksteen, East Midlands Chamber (nominee of Sheffield Chamber)

Kayte Haselgrove, University of Derby, NHS

Dan Janes, Toyota Manufacturing UK

Faye Leatt, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Heather Kelly, Derby College, Vice Chair

Susan Spray, NHS Joined-Up Care Derbyshire STP

Sabina Talib, Derby City Council

Basharat Ahmed, Parent Governor

Vacancy, Parent Governor

Vacancy, Staff Governor



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