St Columba's Catholic Boys' School


Name Category Term of Office
Mr David Evans Head Teacher Ex Officio
Foundation Governors – (Appointed by the Diocese)
    Start End
Mrs Jeanette Johnson (Chair) Foundation 01/09/20 31/08/24
Mr Paul Strub Foundation 01/09/20 31/08/24
Mr Neil McDonough Foundation 17/01/22 16/01/24
Mrs Tina Watson Foundation 17/04/19 16/04/23
Mr Frank Savage Foundation 07/01/21 06/01/25
Vacancy Foundation    
Vacancy Foundation    
Parent Governors – (Elected by Parents/Carers of students at the school)
Mrs Bukola Oyelade Parent 14/02/19 13/02/23
Ms Kolia Obi Parent 20/01/21 19/01/25
Staff Governors – (Elected by staff of the school)
Vacancy Staff    
Local Governor – (Appointed by the Governing Body)
Vacancy Local    
Clerk to Governing Body
Mr Bill Stone E-mail    
Governors’ attendance at full Governing Body meetings since 1st September 2019 to 31st December 2021
Name Attendance
Mrs J Johnson 14/14
Mr P Strub 14/14
Mr N McDonough 12/14
Mr M Barry 13/14
Mrs T Watson 14/14
Mrs B Oyelade 11/14
Ms K Obi (Appointed (02/01/21) 6/7
Mr F Savage (Appointed 07/01/21) 5/7
Mr P Ward (Resigned 22/09/20) 5/6
Mr N Fallon (Resigned 09/07/20) 3/4
Mrs S Biggs (Resigned) 8/14
Mr N Fisher (Resigned) 14/14
Mr A Dunne (Resigned 02/12/2022) 13/14
Committee List
Resources Curriculum
Head Teacher Head Teacher
Mrs J Johnson Mr P Strub (Chair)
Mr P Strub Mrs J Johnson
Mr N McDonough (Chair) Mrs T Watson
Mr F Savage Mrs B Oyelade
Mrs S Goddard – Co-opted  
Pay & Performance Admissions
Mrs Johnson Mrs J Johnson
Mr N McDonough Head Teacher
Ms K Obi Vacancy
Staffing Discipline/’First’ Staffing Appeal
Governors to be called upon as required
Three governors to form the panel
Governors to be called upon as required
Three governors to form the panel
Pay & Performance Appeals Student Discipline
Governors to be called upon as required
Three governors to form the panel
Governors to be called upon as required
Three governors to form the panel
Special Interest Governors
Trips/ H&S / SEND / Careers Mrs J Johnson
SEND/ Safeguarding (inc eSafety)/ LAC Mrs Watson
Pupil Premium Mrs Watson
Child Protection Mr McDonough
Finance Mr McDonough
Standards Mr P Strub
Maths Mrs J Johnson
Religious Education Mrs B Oyelade
PE Mrs B Oyelade
English Ms K Obi
Science Mr P Strub
Register of Interests / Business Interests
Governor Pecuniary Interest Non-Pecuniary Interest
Mr D Evans    
Mrs J Johnson None None
Mr P Strub None None
Mr N McDonough Director of NM Education Consultancy
Ltd and Red Panda Learning Ltd
Mrs T Watson None Parent of student at the school
Mrs B Oyelade None Parent of student at the school
Ms K Obi None Parent of student at the school
Mr F Savage None Chairman of the Commonwealth Disaster Management Agency; Principal FS Associates; Trustee, Montserrat Foundation and Member of The London Society of Ragamuffins
Charitable Trust members Business Interests
Governor Employment Other Interests
Mrs J Johnson   None
Mgr Matthew Dickens Roman Catholic priest Vicar General and Chancellor, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark
Mr Paul McCallum Chief Operating Officer, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark.  Director of RCAOS Property Ltd, St George’s Cathedral Car Park Ltd, Safe Spaces England & Wales and Catholic Insurance Services
The Chair or other members of the Governing Body can be contacted via Mr Stone, The Clerk to Governors. He can be emailed via the link above or written to at the school address given at the foot of the page. He can also be contacted via the school main switchboard number
Last updated: November 28, 2022 at 14:32 pm