Governance of the Trust


The Members of the Trust are responsble for the constituion of the Trust and are largely made up of local people who have influence and strong links within our local communities.

Members of the Trust

Steve Hopkins - 38 years’ experience in financial services, Chartered Financial Planner and Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Director of Firth and Scott since 1984, governor at The Redhill Academy for 18 years, becoming Chair in 2006 and holding hte post for over 10 yesrs.

Geoff Lloyd - 40 years experience in education, starting as a science teacher and retiring from headship in 2016. Member of the East Midlands and Humber Headteachers' Board, (2014-17) and currently chair of an Interim Executive Board in Lincolnshire

John Fahy -  With a previous background in senior management in the chemical industry, John is now a Minister of Religion with strong links to the local Redhill community

Julian Bond - Julian is Head of ICT with a large local employer and was previously a Governor and Exec Board Director of the Trust for ten years. He first moved to Arnold in 1990 and has two sons who were educated at the Redhill Academy

Declaration of business interests of Members