King's Ford Infant School And Nursery

'Where everyone matters and every day counts'


Mrs Ope Lawal Chair Parent Governor
Vacancy Vice Chair
Mrs Ruth Cornell Head Teacher Ex Officio
Mr Mark Chase Staff Governor
Mr Amos King'Atua Gitau Co-Opted Governor
Mrs Emily Henty Co-Opted Governor
Mr Daniel Garnham Co-Opted Governor
Mr Gary Simpson Co-Opted Governor
Mr David Canning Nominated by LA


All current governors have voting rights on the committees they are appointed to, as well as at the full governing body meeting.

David Canning 

David has been a school governor since 2002 and was appointed to the Governing Body at Kings Ford Infant School in 2006,  undertaking the role of Chair of Governors from 2009 to 2021.  David is a senior manager in the Civil Service and is married to a teacher.  His three children attended local secondary and primary schools.  A fan of outdoor sports, David is happiest on the end of a rope, climbing a mountain somewhere.