Meet Our Management Committee

Ashley College has a Management Committee interested in key aspects of school life.  It is responsible for setting the vision and strategic direction of the school, holding the Head Teacher to account for its educational performance and ensuring that financial resources are well spent.

The Management Committee is made up of:  a parent representative, a Local Authority representative, 6 community members and a 2 staff representatives, one of which is the headteacher.  The Head Teacher attends all meetings.

The Management Committee has delegated some duties to 2 separate committees;-

Finance. Personnel and Premises Committee (FPP) has responsibility for the schools finances, staffing and premises. They review the annual budget, and ensure value for money, prior to recommendations to full committee.  They are also responsible for pay, personnel, health and safety and premises. Chair of FPP is Ms Satchi Shah

Curriculum and Progress Committee (CP)  has responsibility for monitoring all aspects of curriculum, planning and student progress. The Committee has also appointed members to oversee specific areas of activity e.g. SEND. Chair of CP is Mr. Andrew Dunne

Click on a committee members name for their profile.

Name Type Role Responsibility, Link Subject Appointed Term Business Interests Connections with Other
Education Establishments, Members or Staff 
Appointed By
Mr Philip Taylor Community Finance, Premises & Personnel Health &  Safety and Premises


March 2021 4 years None Declared None Declared Management Committee
Ms Satchi Shah Community Vice Chair

Finance, Premises & Personnel

Safeguarding Lead


March 2022 4 years None Declared Governor at Mount Stewart Schools

Trainee Teacher Ark Academy

Management Committee
Mr Andrew Dunne Community Curriculum & Progress Curriculum KS3/4

Outcomes, Data, Staff


July 2018 - another term has been agreed to start July 2022 4 years None Declared Deputy Headteacher Cardinal Newman Management Committee
Ms Denyse Mitchell Parent Curriculum & Progress Families

Food tech/ Educational Visits

July 2021 4 years None Declared Parents
Ms Georgina Nutton Community Curriculum & Progress Curriculum KS1/2 & home Tuition


September 2019 4 years None Declared Headteacher

Preston Park Primary

Management Committee
Ms Josephine Carroll Community Finance, Premises & Personnel Deputy Safeguarding Lead & SEND

Student Voice



November 2021 4 years None Declared Management Committee
Ms Nisha Patel Staff Curriculum & Progress Personalised Learning

Healthy Schools

January 2019 4 years None Declared None Declared School Staff
Mr Navin Shah Community Finance, Premises & Personnel Health & Safety



July 2021 4 years None declared Governor - Glebe School, Harrow Management Committee
Cllr Ketan Sheth LA Chair of Management Committee

Finance, Premises & Personnel

November 2021 4 years a board member for The Federation of St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Infant and Junior Schools(Brent)

HCUC (Harrow College and Uxbridge College)

The Royal Docks School of Business and Law, University of East London (advisory)

Director/Trustee for Daniel’s Den

Brent Councillor and Chair of Council’s Community and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee

LA nomination - Appointed by Management Committee
Ms Ranjna Shiyani Headteacher Finance, Premises & Personnel

Curriculum & Progress

September 2016 None Declared Governor - Preston Park Primary School, Brent