Local Committee Profiles

Parent Volunteers

Jenny prowse

Jenny Prowse

Jenny is a mother of two children with very challenging special needs. 

Prior to giving up her career to become a full-time carer for my children, she worked for a mental health trust in physiotherapy for over 13yrs, specialising in dementia and falls prevention for older adults. 

Jenny has also worked with adults, adolescents and eating disorders.  She now works as a freelance personal trainer, specialising in falls prevention classes and other disciplines.

Lucy Walker


Lucy Walker

Lucy is the mother of four boys, two that are currently at Queen Emma's.

Lucy is very passionate about quality education and giving children equal opportunities.

Lucy previously worked with people with SEND.


Academy Appointed Volunteers

Amanda Dove



Andrea Roger

Andrea has been working in higher education and charity fundraising for over 19 years.  Andrea's current role is Senior Donor Relations Executive at the University of Oxford and she is responsible for delivering high-level and bespoke stewardship to the University of Oxford’s most generous benefactors.  She has worked at the University of Oxford since 2003 and specialises in major donor relationships, communications, and event management. 


Andrea has a degree in Media Arts and Music from the University of Plymouth.  She is a keen musician and currently plays violin with the Burford Orchestra.  She is an active member of the Orchestra’s committee and a passionate advocator regarding the importance of access to the arts by children and young people.


Andrea is a former pupil of both Queen Emma’s Primary School and The Henry Box School.  She is married and has two children, a daughter at Queen Emma’s and a son at Henry Box.

Saisudha sivandSaisudha Sivanand

I am an innovative and experienced BCS awarded Head of Computing and IT with twenty-two years of experience. I am a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Microsoft Innovative Educator and Adobe Creative Educator furthermore, to being an examiner for GCSE and A-Levels Computer Science and IT. I am leading Google Workspace for Education in my school by training and supporting Staff, Students and Parents. I have knowledge and proficiency in coding, planning, producing curriculum, lessons with extensive expertise in teaching Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form pupils.

My experience of working across challenging schools as a Teacher, SENCo and as a Governor has allowed me to evolve into an accomplished servant-leader by tactfully handling challenging situations.  I have an ability to forge positive relationships with pupils, staff and parents with my multi-lingual skills.

Kate Sutton

Committee Chair



Staff Appointed Volunteers

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Victoria Musson