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Meet the Governors

Meet the Governing team. 

  • Richard Stevens

    Chair of Governors

  • Current vacancy

    Staff Governor

  • Rev. David Watson

    Vice – Chair of Governors

  • Leni McCormick

  • Peter Dyson

  • Cameron Lancaster

  • Claire Tribe

    Clerk to Governors

Richard Stevens

Chair of Governors

Current vacancy

Staff Governor

Rev. David Watson

Vice – Chair of Governors

David is a former student of All Saints Academy, having attended when it was known as Burrington Secondary Modern. During his time there, he started the first Christian Union in school club for students to attend.


David has worked for over 40 years in the Social Care sector in and around the Plymouth area.  He is currently a Team Leader for a local housing association, with a focus on assisting people experiencing mental health issues.


David is a self-supporting priest, supporting local parishes and provides chaplaincy cover at a local hospital.  He is currently the Vice Chair of the Governing Board and is the Link Governor for SIAMs.

Leni McCormick

Peter Dyson

Peter is a retired engineer who has been employed in industry, the Royal Navy and in Higher Education. He has worked in areas as diverse as textile engineering, turbine design and marine propeller research. Consequently he has a particular interest in STEM subjects and understands how these can lay important foundations for fulfilling and varied careers. He is a husband (his wife is a retired primary school teacher who specialised in SEND), father and grandad. He is actively involved in the work at ASAP’s parish church, St Pancras and his interests include racing his Laser sailing dinghy, hill walking and running in a valiant attempt to keep fit.

Cameron Lancaster

Cameron Lancaster is a Foundation Governor at All Saints Academy. He is an experienced school leader in our local community in his role as Executive Headteacher of two local feeder primary schools. In addition, Cameron is a current practicing Ofsted Inspector. Cameron is Plymouth born and has an extensive knowledge of the needs and challenges of our local community. In his role as Governor at All Saints, he is responsible for overseeing behaviour and attendance. 

Claire Tribe

Clerk to Governors