Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College (BHASVIC) is an independent Corporation formed under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.

The Instrument and Articles of Government set out the Corporation’s powers, membership, roles and responsibilities which is supplemented by various other documentation including the financial memorandum, the Audit Code of Practice and law relating to equality and diversity and health and safety.

The College is funded predominantly by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA).

The Members of the Corporation comprise individuals from business, local community, staff, students and parents. The College Principal is an ex-officio Member.

On this site you will find information about the Governors and the work of the Governing Body, including details of Corporation and Committee meetings and other key Governance documentation.

Expressions of interest in becoming a Governor of the College are always welcome and in the first instance, please contact the Clerk to the Corporation, Louise Pennington:

Lucy Aditi

Governor (Teaching Staff)

William Baldwin

Principal and Governor, Member of Finance and General Purposes (and Premises Group), Human Resources, Quality and Curriculum and Search Committees.

Mike Bewlock

Member of the Audit Committee

Sarah Bovill

Member of the Audit Committee

Jo Davies

Member of the Finance & General Purpose Committee

Peter Freeman

Chair of Corporation and Governance and Remuneration Committees and Premises Group, Member of Finance and General Purposes, Human Resources and Quality and Curriculum Committees.

Elena Gualtieri

Governor, member of the Quality & Curriculum Committee

Christian Heeger

Governor, Member of the Audit Committee

Keir Hobby

Governor(Student), Member of Quality and Curriculum Committee

Veronica Jinks

Governor (Parent), Member of HR Committee

Neil Jones

Member (Teaching Staff) of Human Resources Committee

Howard Kidd

Governor, Chair of Finance and General Purposes Committee, Member of Governance, Remuneration and Search Committees and Premises Group

Lynn O'Meara

Governor, Member of Quality and Curriculum Committee

Sarah Nield

Governor (Parent), Member of the Quality and Curriculum Committee

Neil Perry

Governor and Chair of Human Resources Committee, Member of Governance and Remuneration Committees

Sandra Prail

Vice Chair of Corporation, Member of Governance, Human Resources, Remuneration and Search Committees

Jacquie Punter

Member (Teaching Staff) of Quality and Curriculum Committee

Jo Redfern

Governor, Member of Quality and Curriculum Committee

Anthony Rogers

Member (Teaching Staff) of Finance and General Purposes Committee

Samantha Smith

Member of the Human Resources Committee

Sue Smith

Governor (Support Staff), Member of Audit and Human Resources Committees

Mark Snape

Member of Finance and General Purposes Committee and Premises Group

For further information about the Corporation or becoming a Governor, please contact:

Louise Pennington
Clerk to the Corporation
205 Dyke Road
East Sussex

E -mail:
Telephone: 01273 552200

Non-confidential Corporation and Committee meeting papers are not included on this web-site but are available to be viewed by contacting the Clerk to the Corporation.

Department for Children, Schools and Families

Young People’s Learning Agency (YPLA)


Brighton and Hove 14-19 Partnership Board for information on local co-operating and plans for implementing the 14-19 agenda.

Association of Colleges

Useful Website Addresses for BHASVIC Governors