Miranda Trenchard

Miranda Trenchard - Chair of Governors
Miranda and her husband, Harry Smart, moved to Furneux Pelham in 1991 and she became a school governor in 2010.  Since then she has chaired the Curriculum and Pupil Welfare committee, as well as the Personnel committee, before becoming Chair of Governors in 2015.  


Miranda has worked in the public sector for 41 years, most recently as an HR Manager for Hertfordshire County Council, retiring in 2016. She has previously worked for Northumberland Police and Tyne and Wear Metropolitan County Council as a principal administrator and co-ordinator of voluntary grant aided projects, such as Victim Support.  


Miranda’s main aim is to further develop links between the school, governors, parents and the local community.  She has been particularly interested in Pupil Voice and Parent Forums, as well as the regular school surveys.