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The College is privileged to have a board of Governors consisting of dedicated professionals who have a passion for the College, giving their time freely in providing strategy and ensuring that the leadership of the College is properly scrutinised in line with policies, procedures and legislation.

The Council of Dover College has a number of sub-committees that report to the council on the College’s work.
These are as follows:

Education Chairman, Adam Walliker
Finance and General Purposes  Chairman, Nathan Harris
Compliance and Risk Chairman, James Ryeland
Nominations Chairman, Bishop Trevor Willmott

The Chairman of Governors is Michael Goodridge. Michael was a pupil at Dover College. Recently retired as a lawyer and a deputy judge, Michael has been a Governor of various schools and colleges, most notably Godalming College where he served as Chairman and was subsequently awarded the MBE for services to further education. He has been a Waverley Borough Councillor since 1987, serving as Mayor of Waverley in 2001 – 2002, as well as serving on the Godalming Town Council from 1973 – 2007, and Town Mayor from 1987 – 1988. Michael is married to Hilary and, between them, they have four sons and eight grandchildren.

To contact the Chairman of Governors, Michael Goodridge, please email chairman@dovercollege.org.uk

Details of other members of Council and Governors can be found here.