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Co-opted governors: role

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Last updated on 23 January 2017
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What is a co-opted governor? This article explains that a co-opted governor is appointed on the basis of skills or experience. We refer to guidelines that describe the role of a co-opted governor, and clarify the difference between a co-opted governor and an associate member.

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  1. 1 What are co-opted governors? 
  2. 2 The role of co-opted governors
  3. 3 How many co-opted governors should there be?
  4. 4 Can co-opted governors chair committees and vote?
  5. 5 Co-opted governors and associate members: the difference

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