The Taunton Academy has an experienced body of governors known as the Local Governing Body. It includes past and present education specialists, members of the Richard Huish Trust, parents and local business people.  The Local Governing Body members meet every month and take part in Academy life and events. The Chair of the Local Governing Body is Chris Ormrod, the Managing Director of Marcus Products Ltd.

How to contact The Taunton Academy’s Local Governing Body

If you would like to contact any member of the Local Governing Body, including the Chair of Governors, Chris Ormrod,  please contact:

Mrs Rosalind Dempsey – Clerk to Governors


Similarly, if you would like access to the minutes of the Local Governing Body meetings, please contact the Clerk to Governors.

Governance Arrangements

In the interests of transparency, our governing body publishes up-to-date details of its governance arrangements:

Governor information 2021 – 2022

Code of Conduct Policy – Directors/Trustees, Governors

Governors declaration of interests 2020 – 2021

Governor attendance 2019 – 2020