2017 Election Results

This page details the vote breakdown of Full Time Officers, Part Time Officers, and Societies showing the elected members for the 2017/2018 academic year.

Full Time Officers


The Students’ Union President is the business figurehead of the SU. They are responsible for ensuring that the Union develops alongside the 3 year strategic plan, working with officers and staff so that the Union runs as a sustainable business and that it campaigns successfully for the student body. They are the main liaison to external bodies such as the County Councils, the police, NUS and the media. The SU President will ensure that all students are engaged in the Union and have the opportunity to shape what we do and be involved in activities. They will chair various committees, co-ordinate the SU Annual report and are ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Vicki Hatton 876
R.O.N 44
Education Officer

The Education Officer is responsible for representing students on all educational issues, ensuring that the academic experience is of a high standard for all. They will be involved in the construction and delivery of the Course Rep System including recruitment and training and work alongside reps to enable their engagement in academic quality; ensuring that the academic experience is shaped by the students who receive it. They also will support students through academic appeals/complaints and academic breach procedures. The Education Officer will stay aware of the national developments in higher education, making sure that the Union is campaigning on relevant educational issues as well as being ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Emily Andrews 911
R.O.N 43
Sports Officer

The Sports Officer is responsible for the running of SU sport, working with the Sports Co-Ordinator to enable as many students as possible to access sport, train and play. They will look to promote a 'Sport For All' ethos, enabling participation for students of all abilities and backgrounds, as well as upholding disciplinary procedures and a supportive environment. The Sports Officer is responsible for organising and delivering events such as the Sports and Societies Naked Charity Calendar, Sports Reunion, Varsity events and the Sports Awards Dinner. They are required to manage the SU sports budget and be the SU’s representative for BUCS regionally and nationally. They are also ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Alex Burnett 422
Rachel Taylor 418
Daniel Jarvis 294
Adam Stevens 155
R.O.N 8
Welfare Officer

The Welfare Officer is responsible for ensuring that the Union supports and promotes the welfare of all students as well as providing opportunities for students to engage in the community. They will look to co-ordinate and deliver campaigns as well as supporting students with concerns such as academic appeals and complaints and fitness to practice panels. They will work closely with the Volunteering co-ordinator on projects such as SU Crew and with the Opportunities Manager on SU Sustainability projects. The Welfare Officer will look to strengthen participation within the on-campus student community, as well as the local community. They will look to strengthen the relationship between the SU, University and the community. They are also ultimately answerable to students!

Candidate Votes
Beth Langdon 516
Carney Bonner 304
Matt Wester 169
R.O.N 12

NUS Delegates

The University of Gloucestershire Students’ Union is affiliated to the NUS. This means that we are part of the NUS, and can have our say in the people who are elected as the leaders of the NUS and how things are run within it. NUS delegates get the chance to attend the annual NUS National Conference!

Joseph Madyembwa
Emily Andrews

Part Time Officers

The Part Time Officers Elections will be held several weeks after the start of the 2017/2018 academic year.


Alternative Music Society

The Alternative Music Society is open to all who love music. Their aim is to connect people through the appreciation of the same sounds.

Position Elected Member
Head of Tone Relations  
Live Events Coordinator  
International Society

Help run Uni organised trips as well as their own to UK cities, towns, and attractions; as well as running regular socials! If you have an interest in travelling and UK culture and love to meet people from around the world, then you are in the right place.

Position Elected Member
Law Society

The Law society is open to all students of the University with an interest in law or the desire to be able to add legal skills to your CVs, and enjoy their social events.

Position Elected Member
Vice President  
Lead Ambassador  
Social Coordinator  
Social Coordinator  
Tone Radio

Tone Radio is the official radio station of the University of Gloucestershire. Since 2006, Tone Radio has been broadcasting all day, every day from the University of Gloucestershire Campuses.

Position Elected Member
Station Manager  
Assisstant Station Manager  
Head of Music  
Head of Events  
Head of News and Media  
Head of Imaging  
Head of Technical  
Sports Liaison Officer  
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