Governance Structure


Manchester Creative Studio is an Academy Trust. We operate a clear and transparent governance structure. Our governance arrangements are set out below.




  • Receive reports on the finances and the strategy of the school from Directors.
  • Appoint and remove Directors.
  • Trust members meet a minimum of once per term.
  • Martin Shevill - Chair & Member
  • Maurice Turnpenney - Member
  • Mark Reeves - Member
  • Steve Kuncewicz - Member
  • Julie Armstrong - Member



  • Implements the strategy as devised by the Trust.
  • Runs the day to day operations of the school.
  • Is the Accountable Officer for the School ensuring that the budget is spent as approved.