Governance and Staff


Board of Trustees  

Roedean’s Board, otherwise known as the Council, is composed of non-Executive members known as Trustees. These members generously give their valuable time, as well as their notable experience, expertise and unique perspective, to best serve the school’s interests.  

  • Our Trustees  

    Chair of Council
    Mr Anthony Millard BSc (Econ) PGCE

    Vice-Chair of Council
    Ms Delva Patman FRICS ACIArb


    Mrs Franciska Bayliss BEd Froebel, FRSA

    Mr John Cain FCA 

    Miss Victoria Jenkins MA PGCE MEd (OR)

    Ms Samantha J Louis (SAOR)

    Ms Camilla Macpherson MA (Oxon) FCIArb (OR)

    Ms Karoline Molberg BA (Hons) (OR)

    Ms Natalie O’Connell BSc (Hons) PGDip

    Mrs Teresa Outhwaite BA PGDip (OR)

    Mrs Gaelle Sullivan PGCE, PGDip (SEND), Med

    Mrs Vivien Smiley BA MA DiplPR (OR)

    Ms Althea Wolfe BA (Hons)

    President of the Corporation
    Ms Mary Henderson (OR)

    Vice-President of the Corporation
    Mrs Virginia Stephen (OR)

    Council Biographies

    Council Members can be contacted via the Clerk to the Council at the School address:

    Roedean School

    Roedean Way


    BN2 5RQ


All Governors are either Old Roedeanians (“ORs”) or members of the Council. Since 4th August 1966 the School has been a registered charity. The members of the Council are the charity’s Trustees.

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  • Senior Team

    Head: Mrs Niamh Green

    Senior Deputy Head : Mrs Jane Sharp

    Deputy Head: Pastoral & DSL: Miss Rachel Hart

    Deputy Head: Academic: Dr John Hobbs

    Deputy Head: Co-curriculum and Partnerships: Dr Ross Barrand

    Director of Finance and Administration: Mr Richard Poffley

    Assistant Head: Futures: Ms Helen Boobis

    Assistant Head: Pastoral: Miss Kate Orrells

    Assistant Head: Pastoral: Mr Nathan Wriglesworth

    Assistant Head: Teaching and Learning: Mrs Sarah Black

    Director of Studies: Mr Dom Orys

    Director of Sixth Form: Miss Carmel Carragher

    Director of Marketing and Admissions: Mrs Alison Wienekus

    Director of Operations: Mrs Naomi Eglington

  • Heads of Year 

    Head of Year 7: Ms Louise Bamford

    Head of Year 8: Mr Tim Bond

    Head of Year 9: Mr Jordan De Costa

    Head of Year 10: Mrs Sarah Howson

    Head of Year 11: Mr Philip Halsey

    Head of Year 12: Ms Suzanne Sturgeon

    Head of Year 13: Mrs Kate Newman

    Director of Sixth Form: Ms Carmel Carragher

  • Heads of Houses    

    Head of House 1: Mrs Annabel Hurley

    Head of House 2 / Senior Boarding Mistress: Mrs Olivia Waller

    Head of House 3: Miss Alice Ford-Senior

    Head of House 4: Mrs Stephanie Wilson

    Head of Keswick House: Miss Hannah Smith

    Head of House Lawrence: Dr Mercedes Del Campo

  • Heads of Department

    Art: Mrs Sarah Strachan

    Business: Mr Stjohn Rowlands

    Classics: Mrs Charlotte Allen

    Dance: Miss Sophie Abaza

    Design and Technology: Mrs Helen Quirk

    Drama: Ms Susan Woodbridge

    Economics: Mr Paul Clingan

    English: Mr Darren Woodhouse

    Geography: Mr Guy Carter

    Government and Politics: Mr Josh Marchant

    History: Ms Gabi Benton-Stace / Mr Oliver Morris (Maternity Cover)

    I.C.T: Miss Kerry Griffiths

    Mathematics: Mr Andy Lutwyche / Mrs Jo Hopper

    Modern Languages: Mr Julien Sampieri

    Music: Mr Benjamin Rous

    Faculty Lead: Science and Head of Physics: Mrs Lauren Bond

    Head of Biology: Mrs Philippa Borsberry

    Head of Chemistry: Ms Fiona Walker

    Physical Education: Miss Kate Wakeling / Miss Emily Kirby-Jones (Maternity Cover)

    Psychology: Mr Phillip Harrison

    Religious Education: Mr Steven Megahey