Our Governance

For full details of the REAch2 governance structure, please click here.

There are three levels of governance in REAch2- Trust, Cluster and Local (Academy). REAch2 has ten Clusters and Green Park Village Primary Academy is in Cluster 9, which currently covers Reading, Berkshire.

Local Governing Body (LGB)

  • Gavin O’Meara- Trustee Appointed- local community;
  • Abby Stevens- Trustee Appointed;
  • Esraa Samaha- Parent Governor;
  • John Evans- Parent Governor;
  • Vacancy- Staff Governor (Support);
  • Sophie McEvoy- Staff Governor (Teaching);
  • Gemma Jackson- Head Teacher.

The Clerk to the LGB is Peter Davies, Entrust.


  • Chair of Governors: Gavin O’Meara;
  • Vice Chair of Governors: Abby Stevens;
  • Safeguarding Link Governor: Gavin O’Meara;
  • Statutory Grants Link Governor: Gavin O’Meara;
  • Finance/ HR Link Governor: Gavin O’Meara;
  • Education Link Governor: Abby Stevens;
  • Health and Safety Link Governor: John Evans;
  • SEND Link Governor: Abby Stevens;
  • RHSE Link Governor: Abby Stevens;
  • Marketing Link Governor: Esraa Samaha.

Attendance to meetings 2020/2021

GPVPA Governor Attendance 2020-2021

Attendance to meetings 2021/2022

GPVPA Governor Attendance 2021-2022

Attendance to meetings 2022/2023

GPVPA Governor Attendance 2022-2023

Attendance to meetings 2023/2024

GPVPA Governor Attendance 2023-2024

Governor details, including term of office and pecuniary interests:

GPVPA LGB Governor Details

Local Governing Body- Terms of Reference:

TOR LGBs January 2024

REAch2 Annual Reporting

Financial Statement:

For reference to the Trust’s financial statements, including reference to Executive pay, please click here.