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Life Governors


St. Mildred’s-Lightbourn School is pleased to honour individuals whose extraordinary achievements – in service to the school, in the advancement of their profession and in their engagement with the community – has made them, in the eyes of the SMLS community, worthy of becoming a Life Governor of St. Mildred’s-Lightbourn School.

Life Governorship has been awarded biennially since 2016 and is a designation that is held by recipients in perpetuity. Individuals are selected from those nominated to become a Life Governor. Recipients will not only have made a difference in the lives of others, but will also be excellent role models and ambassadors for St. Mildred’s-Lightbourn School and its students.


Life Governor Inductees
  • Sister Emily Ayckbowm, Founder (inducted posthumously)
  • Miss Ruth Lightbourn, Founder (inducted posthumously)
  • Mrs. June Cockwell
  • Sister Anita Cook CSC
  • Mr. Don Pangman
  • Mrs. Ann Veale
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