Gates open at 8.35am. Please ensure your child is in class ready for registration at 8.45am. Home time for all children from 4th September 2023 is 3.15pm.

London Meed Governing Board

Meet our Governing Body
Mrs Tricia Eastley

Co-opted Governor and Chair of Governors

I am the current Chair of Governors and have been a Co-opted Governor at London Meed for six years. I have 1 grandson at London Meed and as a retired Primary Head teacher I hope that I contribute both expertise and enthusiasm to the school. I am currently the governor responsible for Safeguarding and HT Performance Management. I am a member of the Finance and Pay Committees. If you would like to contact me please email

Mrs Mary Chambers

Co-opted Governor

I am Co-opted Governor and grandparent of a child at London Meed School. I am responsible for Early Years Foundation Stage, SEND Lead, and am a member of the Finance and Pay Committees. As a retired Primary Headteacher from Brighton and Hove I enjoy having the opportunity to share my expertise in my Governor role.

Mrs Eve Cole

Co-opted Governor

I am a retired Secondary Advanced Skills teacher. In this role, I was part of the leadership team at a large successful school in SE London and the Borough Advisor for my subject. I have six grandchildren, of whom two are pupils at the school.
I have been a Governor at London Meed for four years. I am responsible for Head Teacher Performance and Management, English including Phonics and Oracy. I am the Lead of the Junior Governors.

Mrs Sylvia Cooper

Co-opted Governor

I am a newly Co-opted Governor at London Meed School. I moved from Brighton to Shoreham nearly two years ago, having retired from the Primary School I taught at in Brighton and where I also served as a staff governor. As a teacher, I was responsible for languages and global issues. I have three grown up children and I have just become a grandparent for the first time. I am responsible for Maths, Assessment and I am the Disadvantaged Lead Governor. Children's education is something I am passionate about and I am therefore thrilled to be involved in schools once more.

Miss Jenny Elliott

Co-opted Governor

I am a parent governor with two children at London Meed. I am a primary school Deputy Head teacher and am the governor responsible for English, Assessment and Early Years..

Mrs Sammie Finlay

Parent Governor

I have 4 children, 3 of whom have attended or are attending London Meed, my youngest child started at London Meed in September 2022. I have been part of the London Meed Community since 2012 and have spent many years supporting the school through fundraising events with the LMA. I am the Lead Curriculum Governor. I am passionate about wanting to have a fun, rewarding environment for all children to have access to and reach their full potential.

Mr James Huitson

Co-opted Governor

As a parent of a child in year 4, I have been part of the wider school community for several years now and will be joining the finance sub-group as well as the main board of Governors,. In my day job I work for a large, global NGO supporting colleagues around the world on business planning, governance and strategy development in fundraising; skills which I hope will equip me for this really important role.

Mr Adam Rezazadeh

Parent Governor

I am a Parent Governor with one child in Year 3 at London Meed and one child who left London Meed in July. I am responsible for Leadership, Health and Safety and Finance. I hope to bring my experience from working in the NHS and local government to the school.

Mrs Natalie Langtree

Staff Governor and Head teacher

I have been Deputy Head and a member of the governing body at London Meed for over 6 years. I have recently become Head teacher.

Mrs Nicoleta Balan

Staff Governor

I am a Year 6 class teacher as well as the Mathematics Lead at London Meed. I have two teenage girls who both attended London Meed. I am the current Staff Governor.

Ms Nikki Palethorpe

Associate Governor

I am an Associate Governor. I have worked at London Meed for 16 years in various roles and I am currently the Shadow Senco. All of my children have attended London Meed.

If you would like to see any of the minutes from any of the governing board meetings please contact