Meet our governors

Stephen Ammari

Stephen is a serving police officer and has worked for Northumbria Police for 27 years. Stephen has worked across a number of departments and locations and is currently the Head of the Professional Standards Department.

Stephen has previously worked within Northumberland Area Command and also the Safeguarding Department. He has a good knowledge of the local area and also safeguarding issues including child protection. As a senior leader within the police, Stephen has experience in managing performance, change, finance and human resources. His operational responsibilities include critical incident management. Stephen hopes to use his experience to assist Ashington Academy in making continued improvements to ensure effective education and wellbeing of pupils.