Youth Challenge Local Governing Body

Chair to be appointed at Autumn 2109 meeting

Follow this link for minutes of previous meetings including attendance details

Nicholas Hockenhull

Nick is the Academy Lead for Youth Challenge (secondary)

Start date: 24/02/2020

Andrea O’ Callaghan

Andrea has been a Deputy Headteacher at a Bolton Secondary school for the last nine years. She has had extensive experience of working with other schools and agencies across the local authority.

Start date: 01/04/2016

End date: 31/03/2020

Simon Cannon

Simon is an experienced professional in the field of support for vulnerable young people.

Start Date: 03/02/2018

End date: 02/02/2022

Mark Hilton

Mark is a consultant with significant experience in the education sector.

Start date: 01/04/2016

End date: 31/03/2020

Rodger Petch

Rodger Petch is a parent governor, married with two teenage children and a local vicar in the West Bolton Team with particular responsibility for two churches in the Halliwell Road area, St Paul, Halliwell and St Thomas the Apostle and involved in community groups Halliwell Action for Work Alongside Youth and Halliwell Befriending Service. In his spare he enjoys walking, running, cycling and five-a-side. Sadly he is a Middlesbrough fan!

Start date: 01/04/2016

End date: 31/03/2020

Phil Ogden

Phil is a governor representing the employees of the Trust.

Start date: 22/05/2018

End date: 21/05/2022

Carolyn Dewse

Carolyn is an experienced teacher who specialises in English. She has experienced a number of diverse roles and responsibilities, including: literacy co-coordinator, head of year, learning services leader, assistant headteacher and vice principal responsibilities for curriculum, quality assurance and overview of teaching and learning.

Start date: 16/07/2019

End date: 15/07/2023

Catherine Ashworth

Catherine is a nurse within Bolton’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Start date: 16/07/2019

End date: 15/07/2023

Joe Gallagher

Joe is an internationally renowned boxing trainer based in Bolton

Start date: 16/07/2019

End date: 15/07/2023

Victoria Rudge

Victoria is a staff governor working within Youth Challenge Primary

Start date: 07/11/2017

End date: 06/11/2021