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Committee details

Rotherham Schools' Forum

Purpose of committee

The Rotherham Schools Forum is a statutory body that provides a formal channel of communication between ourselves and schools across the borough. It also serves as a mechanism for consultation on school funding.


There are three types of Forum member:-


-       school member

-       non-school member and

-       other attendees.


Membership is fully representative and proportionate of different school sectors.


Other attendees include representation from Rotherham Council.



  • Deborah Ball  (Chair) 
  • Lynn Pepper   
  • Kirsty Peart   
  • Andy Krabbendam   
  • Helen Simpson   
  • Paul Silvester   
  • Phil Davies   
  • Dom Curran   
  • Steve Rhodes   
  • Jon Taylor   
  • David Naisbitt   
  • Andy Riches   
  • Nevine Towers   
  • Christina Hill   
  • Sultan Mahmood   
  • Alan Richards   
  • Sue Mallinder   
  • Lianne Camaish   
  • Laura Reid   
  • Peter Gerard   
  • Paula Dobbin   
  • Councillor Gordon Watson  (Cabinet Member) 

Contact information

Support officer: Debbie Pons , Governance Adviser.

Phone: 01709 822054