Our Governors

Duncombe Primary School Governing Body is made up of 13 governors. There are 3 parent governors, 2 staff governors, 1 head teacher governor, 1 authority governor and 7 co-opted governors (1 of whom is also a member of staff). The two Deputy Head Teachers and the Business Manager at Duncombe are associate governors.

The governing body is structured with the following committees:
Teaching, Learning & Inclusion committee
Finance & Pay & Personnal committee
Premises committee

If you would like to contact any of our governors, then please hand/post letters to the school office for the attention of Douglas Cowie, Chair of Governors. Alternatively, you can send an email to: chairofgovernors@duncombeprimary.co.uk.

Minutes of the Full Governing Body meetings can be made available upon request via the school office.


Mr Douglas Cowie (Chair of Governors)


Ms Marisha Ray (Vice-Chair of Governors)


Mr George Margereson


Mr Terry Manolitsis


​Mr Chris Weston-Simons


Ms Helen Ryan (Headteacher)


Ms Kirstie Stroud


Ms Jackie Doherty


Ms Lucy Hyde


​Ms Serach Raffles


Ms Aisling Conboy


Ms Zoi Nakos


Ms Aikaterini Vasilaki