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Academy Governance

Longsands Academy is supported by a Transition Management Board (TMB). The role of the TMB within Astrea Academy Trust is to provide support and challenge and guidance to the academy at a local level with a focus on driving improvement in educational outcomes.

The members of Longsands’ Transition Management Board are:

  • Hywel Jones 
  • Neil Owen
  • Natalie Clack
  • Mark Neesam
  • Mark Farmer
  • Lee Larcombe
  • Dawn Milne
  • Richard Slade
  • Mark Young

For more information on governance within Astrea, please visit

To see the TMB’s Terms of Reference, please click here.

Statutory governance information can be found here.