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Phoenix St. Peter Academy's governance is currently led by a Board of Reach2 colleagues. Our local governing body operates within the Reach2 Governance model, further information can be found below.



Chris Perry, Chair of Phoenix St. Peter's Intervention Board
Head of Finance, Reach 2

Chris is Chair of Phoenix St. Peter's Intervention Board with responsibility for Finance and Health & Safety.

Chris is a Qualified Accountant with commercial experience and a history of making significant improvements resulting in both cost savings and improved customer service through sound practices in Accountancy; Performance Improvement; Financial Modelling and Analysis; Business Re-structuring and Cost Reduction; Recruitment and Staff Development.

Tom Twort - Vice-Chair Phoenix St. Peter's Intervention Board
Deputy Headteacher, Reach2

Tom is Vice-Chair of Phoenix St. Peter's Intervention Board with responsibility for Statutory Funding.

Tom is a Deputy Headteacher at another Reach2 school and provides additional support and oversight for other Reach2 schools.

Nicola Richards - Intervention Board Member
Deputy Director, Reach2

Nicola is the Deputy Director of Education for our cluster of schools in Lowestoft, providing oversight in all areas of teaching and learning, school improvement and pupil outcomes and is responsible under the Intervention Board at Phoenix St. Peter, for SEND and Safeguarding.

Grant Skinner - Intervention Board Member
Governance Administrator, Reach2

Grant supports Reach2's Governance and compliance of its schools, supporting Phoenix St. Peter Academy in its next phase of school governance, improvement and development.