John White lives in Burford and is a qualified solicitor. He has a BA from Oxford University in Politics, Philosophy and Economics and is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. John was a partner in a major firm of solicitors in the City of London for over 40 years and was head of the international finance and banking department in that firm for 20 years.
John has been a Community Governor for more than 10 years. John is currently Mayor of Burford and is also the President of The Cotswold Decorative and Fine Art Society, Treasurer of The Burford and District Society, a Trustee of the Burford Festival and of Burford Pre-School, a Governor of Burford School sits on the Catholic Church Finance Committee.
As a Govenor, John is the Chair of the Health, Safety and Premises Committee. Linking in with the School Development Plan John is the Class Link Governor for Windrush Class, the Subject Link Governor for Literacy and the Link Governor for the School Council.