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Members and Trustees


The Members appoint the Board of Trustees ensuring the Trust is run in accordance with its aims and objectives.

The Members of The Wherry Trust are:

Barry Payne               Retired Head Teacher of Parkside Special School

Alan Bicknell             CEO of Autism Anglia

Tim Sweeting             CEO of YMCA Norfolk

Tom Garrod               CEO of NANSA

Sue Tindal                  Retired Head Teacher of Maplewell Hall School, Leicestershire



The Trustees are responsible for:

  • Ensuring the quality of educational provision
  • Challenging and monitoring performance
  • Managing finances and property
  • Performance Management of the Principal of The Wherry School


 The Wherry Trustees are:

Barry Payne                            Retired Head Teacher of Parkside Special School    

Alan Bicknell                          CEO of Autism Anglia

Brian Conway                         CEO of St John The Baptist Catholic MAT

Dale Coleman                        Director of Corporate Services at the Big C

Miriam Jones                          UEA Lecturer in Education (Primary PGCE Science)

Susanne McDonnell               Retired Outreach Teacher for Cognition and Learning SRB’s

Rachel Quick                          Principal of The Wherry School

Matt Price                                Parent of a Wherry School Pupil

Vicky McKenzie                      Teacher at The Wherry School

Jennifer Mangkuansono        Parent of a Wherry School Pupil


Trustee Register of Business and Pecuniary Interests 2020.pdf

Trustees Attendance at Meetings 2018-19.pdf