Meet the Governors



Mr Keith Haisman BEM

Chairman of Governors & Chair of Finance and Premises - Keith was awarded the British Empire Medal for services to education in the 2013 New Year Honours List. A former senior executive with a multi-national banking group. Keith’s experience spans Board-level roles in all aspects of Financial Services and Business Associations. Keith has served on the management board of a school in Germany.

Declaration of Business Interests: Trustee, Future Problem Solving.  Associate, Longley Academy.



Prof. Richard Smith

Vice Chair of Governors & Chair of Curriculum – Resident of Clare, Emeritus Professor of Historical Geography and Demography and Emeritus Fellow of Downing College, Cambridge, Chair of Clare Historical and Archaeological Society and The Clare Ancient House Museum.