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Greengate Lane Academy is supported by a Local Governance Committee (LGC). The role of the committee within Astrea Academy Trust is to provide support, challenge and guidance to the academy at a local level, with a focus on driving improvement in educational outcomes.

The members of the committee are:

  • Simon Merrywest (Chair)
  • Kara Robinson
  • Marcia Bennett
  • Sally McConnell
  • Rosie Selman
  • Leon Smith
  • Sarah Jolley
  • Seth Garvin Smith

For more information on governance within the Astrea Academy Trust and to see the terms of reference for the committee, please visit

Statutory Governance information can be found here.