Our Board of Governors is responsible for representing the interests of Northumberland College, the community and our partners.


Current Governors

Lynn Tomkins (Chair of Governors)

Richard Dale (Chair of Finance and Resources Committee)

Ros Smith (Chair of Audit Committee)

Kelly Angus (Chair of Curriculum and Quality Committee)

Cllr Wayne Daley

Fiona Standfield

Peter Sweeney 

Prof. Peter Strike

Charles Enderby

Jude Leitch

Ian Clinton (Principal and Chief Executive) 

Simon Miles (Staff Governor)

Paul Emmerson (Staff Governor)


Any enquiries concerning the Governing Body should be emailed to 


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