Terry Whittaker - Chair of Board and Chair of RMGS LGB
Elaine Jackson – Joint Vice Chair of RMGS LGB
Simon Decker - Executive Principal RMGS / CEO of MAT
Simon Decker has been Headteacher at Rainham Mark Grammar School in Gillingham, Kent since January 2000. Simon also works closely with neighboring schools in his additional role as a Medway Local Leader of Education, currently mentoring two Primary Headteachers on behalf of the LA.
Neal Carter - Chair of Finance and Link Governor for Maths & Science
Neal has been Governor of a Primary school for 6 years (Hempstead) and a Governor at RMGS for over 5 years. Neal is a Qualified Accountant (FCCA) with over 20 years’ experience, and is currently employed as Managing Director (EMEA) of a Marketing Services Company.
Nigel Goodall B.Sc. (Hons), Dip. Des .In, LCGI, A.M. I.Mech.E - Joint Vice Chair of RMGS LGB
Nigel is Chairman of the premises committee and academy trust member. Nigel works at a local automotive component manufacture in their technical centre as a Development Engineer. Previously Nigel has held positions including cost estimating, product planning, manufacturing engineering and production management
Alison Bovis - Chair of Audit Committee
Alison Bovis is a busy working mum and wife, with 2 children at RMGS and a third still in primary education. She is a fully qualified accountant with extensive experience in both the public and private sector, covering financial accounting, management accounting, internal audit and external audit. It is these skills and experience gained over 20 years that she is pleased to share with the MAT board.