Leeds West Academy


Tracey Simpson

Parent Elected / Safeguarding & Child Protection

Term of Office: 01/10/2017 – 01/10/2020

Own Interests: Employee at Poplar Farm Primary School, Bradford. Member of NASBM.

Interests of Family Members: None

Tracey is a parent governor at Leeds West Academy.  Born in Leeds and married with two sons, one who has studied successfully at Leeds West Academy and one who has just commenced his journey.

Tracey has studied accounts since the early age of 17 within the private sector.  She has run her own business within the candle industry for more than five years, before moving into the educational sector to work within a primary and secondary academy as a Finance Officer.  More recently she studied the area of School Business Management and qualified in November 2016 which lead to her taking up a new role as School Business Manager within a local primary school.

Tracey is passionate about educating and nurturing our children to the highest standard in readiness for moving onto the next chapter of their lives. She supports Leeds West Academy’s vision, and hopes her personal knowledge and experiences will contribute to supporting the students and parents of Leeds West Academy in her role as parent governor.