Andrea Offord – Co-opted Governor
Andrea has been involved with local school governance for over 20 years and has a wealth of experience in the role of both Chair and Vice Chair. Having recently retired from her role as Swaledale Alliance manager, Andrea has a good understanding of national Teaching School Hub agendas and of schools working collaboratively to drive school improvement. She has worked in partnership with Consultant Headteachers and the Local Authority, in supporting governor development as part of school support plans. She also continues to facilitate the Chair of Governor network meetings and some governor development training for the Swaledale Alliance.
Andrea likes to keep fit by playing squash and walking the dogs but most of all enjoys time in the mountains skiing and hiking.