Mike Rowlands : Chair of Governors

I am 75 years old. Married with three adult children and moved to Bletchley in 1968 when MK was a designated new town. One of my daughters has profound and multiple learning difficulties and went to a special school in Bletchley, the other two children went to mainstream schools.

I have been a school governor since 1982 at Secondary, Primary and Special Schools. I am currently a Governor at The Redway School and have been involved with the school and its predecessor for over 40 years I am also a Governor at a Milton Keynes Primary School.

Professional details

Currently Board member of Milton Keynes (NHS) Clinical Commissioning Group (deputy chair).  In that role I Chair the Boards Quality Committee.  Part of the role of the Quality Committee is to monitor safeguarding in Milton Keynes.  I am also a member of the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee,  Primary Care Committee and Audit Committee

Prior to this I was Chair of Milton Keynes Hospital until 2008 and during that time led the Board through the process of becoming a Foundation Trust.

Interests and additional information

I have a personal interest in Learning Disability and this has expanded to an interest in the world of disability.

I enjoy motor cars, gardening and shopping.






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