Officers, Chairs and Trustees
The people you've elected to represent you this year. If you're looking for our full-time staff members, you can also find out who's who.
As UBS President, Promise is the nominal head of the Union. He oversees its democracy and is involved in all the aspects that the Union brings you.
VP Academic Representation
Peter is here to promote, encourage and extend academic representation at the University, and to lead on academic policy and oversee the Student Rep scheme.
VP Community Welfare
James considers the student community and the welfare of students at Brunel. He oversees some of the services offered by the Union, and runs campaigns.
RAG Chair | Email
Nicole and her team organise the Union’s charity work. They're in charge of coordinating events and fundraising activities within the student body and the wider community, and choosing the charities that the Union supports each year.
Media Chair | Email
Tom and his committee organise the production of Le Nurb and the broadcast of Radio Brunel. They coordinate student writers and articles, presenters and the radio timetable, and ensure diversity of both content and contributors.
Societies Chair | Email
Cam chairs the team responsible for development of all our student societies. This includes setting their budgets with the VP Student Activities, increasing awareness and participation, and promoting diversity of societies and their members.
Sports Fed Chair | Email
Jamie and his committee oversee the development of the Union's sports clubs. They're responsible for club budgets alongside the VP Student Activities, and for looking at ways of increasing participation in sports at both a social and competitive level.
Environmental Chair | Email
Viktorija's group oversee our Environmental Policy's implementation, making suggestions for improvements we could make to our environmental performance. They also help run awareness-raising campaigns about environmental issues.
Campaigns Chair | Email
Kerri and her working group help identify the campaigns that we need to run, on anything from library opening hours to student fees. The group's also responsible for promoting and running those campaigns in innovative and exciting ways.
Volunteer Chair | Email
Marcus' team are responsible for improving the number and quality of student volunteering opportunities. They also help raise the profile of those opportunities and of volunteering as a whole, promoting the benefits that it has to students.
World Students Chair | Email
Bea's group represent international students' interests. They identify issues relevant to them and make sure we and the University are responsive to these. They also help organise events and emphasise the array of nationalities here.
Equality and Diversity Chair | Email
Miriam's group oversee the implementation of our constitutional commitment to equality and diversity, suggesting how we could better cater for all students regardless of disability, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion or age.
Chinelo Ada Ude
This group represent the interests of the academically diverse array of students at Brunel like mature, part-time, distance, and postgraduate students. They identify relevant issues and ensure that we and the University are responsive to them.
Liam Walpole, Sam Donoghue and Martin Zaranyika are your Student Trustees for this year. They're part of our trustee board, who are, as individuals, legally and financially responsible for the entire Union.
The trustee board meets four to six times a year, and is also made up of the Student Officers, and one to three independent trustees. These people are appointed from various areas of expertise on the basis of their knowledge and skills, and contribute voluntarily to help us improve at everything we do.