MANAGEMENT BOARD

Chair - John King
John King OBE is AET's new Regional Educational Adviser for East England and London, joining them in October 2016.  For seventeen years he was  Headteacher of various secondary schools, presiding - in one of them - over four consecutive outstanding Ofsted inspections and lifting another out of difficulties to outstanding. He has acted as adviser to the Department for Education (DfE), was one of the original London Challenge consultants, was appointed Acting Head of Improvement in a borough in the capital, worked for the National College of School Leadership and was subsequently consultant to various county councils.




































































































Vice Chair - David Brockie
David Brockie
David is a former headteacher and currently works for Hounslow Local Authority as its Senior Education Advisor.






Lesley Kirby-Klappholz - Principal
Lesley Kirby
Lesley was Headteacher for eight years at Richmond Park Academy, where the school moved from an Ofsted judgement of 'Notice to Improve' to 'Good'. Prior to this, she was a Deputy Head at Pimlico School, an Assistant Head at Slough Grammar School and a Head of Modern Languages here at our predecessor school. Lesley is also training to be an Ofsted inspector.



Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell
Joseph is honoured to have joined Kingsley Academy as a Co-opted Governor. His primary reason for becoming a governor is that he is totally committed to the provision of first-class state-provided education and he will strive to make a positive difference to the education of future generations. He has spent 30 years working in the UK Public Sector and as a Senior Manager, has acquired many skills that are transferable to the role of School Governor e.g. He has extensive experience in dealing with safeguarding children, young people and young vulnerable adults. He intends to use his knowledge and experience to help the students of Kingsley Academy to achieve their academic potential and to provide them with the opportunity to acquire the skills they need to shape their own future.

Kevin Gohil
Kevin Gohil
Kevin is a consultant with 20 years experience in the technology and telecommunications industry. He is interested in leadership and organisational innovation.




Ali Messer
Ali Messer
Ali has 35 years experience in education as a teacher educator and secondary school teacher. She has a particular interest in enabling new teachers to learn fast and fulfil their potential, so their pupils do well. She lives in Hounslow and is keen to see Kingsley Academy make a strong contribution to the local community. Her children went to local state schools and know just how much difference a good school can make to a child.


Bobbie Basra
Bobbie Basra
Bobbie has a wide experience base across a range of organisations. She is currently a partnership director with a telecommunications company. Bobbie is a JP and an active member of the local community including being a radio station broadcaster.



Coralie Evison
Coralie Evison
Coralie was educated at local state schools and currently works as a project manager in the energy industry. She is a chartered accountant and has a background in finance.




Rahul Parkar
Biography to follow.

Lovekesh Sharma
Lovekesh, currently working as a Business Manager in an IT solution company, has over 20 years of corporate experience working with multinationals like Dell & IBM. He has done his Masters in Business Administration and understands what difference education makes to a child's' career. His daughter is a student at Kingsley Academy and as a parent governor,, he would like to support and ensure that Kingsley Academy is making a positive difference to the local community.