Governance Structure

Sapientia Education Trust is governed by a Board of Trustees who have statutory responsibility for governance. 

Further information about the governance structure is available on the Sapientia Education Trust website.


City Academy Norwich – Board of Governors

RoleNameAppointed ByFromTo
Chair of Governors; Leadership & Management, FinanceMr Nicholas VitkovitchAppointed by GB/board29-Mar-2129-Mar-25
Vice Chair; Parent Governance/Student voice, SEND/LACMrs Christine BrownAppointed by GB/board07-May-1907-May-23
HeadteacherMrs Jo FranklinEx-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal01-Sep-22N/A
Pupil Premium, Outreach and PartnershipMiss Stefanie CopseyAppointed by GB/board21-Jan-1921-Jan-23
Teaching, Learning and Assessment; Faith, Culture and LifestyleRev Carol PritchardAppointed by GB/board23-May-1923-May-23
FinanceMr Mark McDonnellAppointed by GB/board07-Mar-2207-Mar-26
Parent GovernorMrs Helen AitkenElected by parents01-Sep-2131-Aug-25
Parent GovernorMiss Emma LeadbetterElected by parents01-Sep-2131-Aug-25
Staff Governor; Parent Governance/ Student VoiceMs Mo ClasbyAppointed by GB/board24-Sep-1824-Sep-22