Meet the Governors
Meet the Governors
Chair of Governors/Fundation Governor
Current term of office ends: 13/04/2024
Scott has been a governor since January 2016. He is a Mechanical Engineer with over 10 years industry experience working in the UK and abroad prior to entering the Education sector in 2006. Scott works for the City & Guilds Group, where he leads their global Engineering & Manufacturing provision and works across the industry, government and education in defining the future strategic direction for the business.
Scott lives in Bexleyheath and is married with 3 children who also attend a local primary school and secondary.
Vice Chair/Foundation Governor
Areas of responsibility: Chair of Foundation Governors and Vice Chair of LA Governors
Current term of office ends: 06/09/2025
Ken has been a Foundation Governor for over 30 years as well as on the LA Governing Body. He has 2 sons and 3 grand-daughters. He is retired having worked in the Insurance industry for over 35 years. Ken has joined the Year 6 children on their school journeys over many years and more recently the Year 4 children on theirs.
Current term of office ends: 31/08/2025
Jason has been a staff Governor since September 2014. He has been a teacher at Foster's since 2008 and a Deputy Head since September 2017 when he moved on to be a Co-opted Governor. He now has taken the role of Headteacher and is the leader of Teaching and Learning and Assessment, “We have a wonderful ethos here at Foster’s where every child is valued as a unique individual, and we want them to enjoy every single minute of their time with us. I enjoy contributing to a school that aims to provide a safe, happy and exciting environment in which all children can thrive”.
Local Authority Governor
Current term of office ends: 05/05/2025
Matt has been a Local Authority governor at Foster’s Primary since March 2021. He has worked as the School Business Manager at another Bexley school since 2015 and was recently appointed as the Operations Director at an outstanding secondary school in Kent. He has achieved the Diploma for School Business Leaders. Matt has received DSL training and has been a member of his school’s Safeguarding Team. He is the link Governor for Safeguarding and Child Protection.
"With two young children of my own, I believe passionately that every child should be afforded the opportunity of an excellent education in a safe and enjoyable environment"
Current term of office ends: 27/01/2025
Anna-Louise has been a parent governor at Foster's since January 2017 before her appointment as co-opted Governor in November 2021. She is an Assistant Head in an outstanding primary school, has achieved NPQSL and has a Master’s degree in Education Leadership and Management.
“Being a Governor is important to me as I care deeply about education, emotional and social wellbeing of my children and believe that home-school relationship are key.”
Anna-Louise lives in Welling with her partner and 2 young children who attend Foster's Primary school.
Current term of office ends:27/01/2025
Victoria has been a Governor at Foster's since January 2017. She is a qualified Accountant working for the Police.
“I am passionate about achieving the best possible schooling experience for all children, to give them the best foundation for a happy life, and support the community in the future.”
Victoria lives with her partner and young daughter in Welling and her daughter attends Foster's Primary School.
Current term of office ends: 04/11/2025
Shona began her journey as a parent governor in November 2021. She is an Assistant Headteacher at a local secondary school and has worked in education since 2007. She has a particular interest in literacy and transitions. She lives in Welling with her husband and three children, two of which attend Foster's Primary School.