Working Together, Aiming High, Shining Brightly
Let your light shine before others - Matthew 5:16


The Governing Body of the Federation of Eileen Wade and Milton Ernest c of E Primary Schools meets regularly throughout the school year. The Full Governing Body meets five times during the academic year. There is one main sub-committee that meets at least termly and are responsible for:

a) Resources - (Finance, Health and Safety, Buildings, Pay and Personnel)


Current membership of our current Governing Body is as follows:

Dr James Bass

Co-opted Governor

Chair of Governors


Mr Adam Brown

Co-opted Governor

Vice Chair


Mrs Lisa Virnuls



Mr Daniel Willoughby

Parent Governor


Miss Vicky Sykes

Staff Governor


Mrs Lauramay Williams

Parent Governor


Mrs Cath Hill

Co-opted Governor


Rev Jes Salt

Foundation Governor


Instrument of Governance 


 Federation of Eileen Wade and Milton Ernest church of England Primary Schools

Register of Interests Governing Board

Name Date of appointment Term Type of Governor Appointee Business Interest Other Governing Bodies Personal relation with Staff/pupil - Yes/No Attendance at FGB 2022/23
James Bass 06/06/2019 4 years  Co-opted  Governing Board  None  None 

Yes- Father of 2 children at Eileen Wade Primary School

Daniel Willoughby 13/11/2023  4 years  Parent  Parents at Eileen Wade  None None   Yes- Father of a child at Eileen Wade Primary School  /5

 Adam Brown

 15/07/2020  4 Years  Co Opted  Governing Board  None  None

Yes- Father to 3 children at Eileen Wade Primary School

Lisa Virnuls  01/09/2015  open  Headteacher  Governing Board  None  None  Yes Headteacher at both Eileen Wade & Milton Ernest Schools  5/5
Vicky Sykes 17/09/2023  4 years  Staff  Staff  None  None  Yes- Staff at Eileen Wade Primary School /5 
Lauramay Williams  24/05/2022  4 Years  Parent  Parents at Milton Ernest  None  None  Yes- Mother of 1 child at Milton Ernest  3/5
Rev Jes Salt  07/12/2023  open  Foundation  Dioceses of St Albans      


Cath Hill

04/10/2022 4 Years Co-opted Governor   None