Governance

Our Governance

Overseeing the organisation is a Board of Trustees, which is responsible for ensuring that the University of Northampton Students' Union complies with the law, its own stated objectives and the policies agreed by its democratic structures.

The Trustee Board is also responsible for safeguarding the financial stability, good name, culture and ethos of the Union, and actively contributes to developing the strategic direction of the organisation.

The Board meets six times a year, and comprises of the following individuals:

 

Elected Officers

 

  • Samiullah Khan (President, Chair of Board of Trustees)
  • Yeqi Zhou (Vice President Education)
  • Yuanting Jiang (Vice President Welfare and Activities)
  • Ahmed Basil (Vice President Postgraduate Research)

Student Trustees

 

  • Zoe Pape
  • Catriona Doyle
  • Arooj Shahbaz

 

Alumni

 

  • Jevon Corbett
  • Matthew Storr
  • Inderjeet Nagra

 

External Trustees

 

  • Julie Coleman
  • Wray Irwin

 

The Board is also advised by the Union's Chief Executive Officer and Senior Management Team.

 

 

Sub-Committees

 

Together with the main Board meeting, members also meet regularly in the following Sub-Committees:

  • HR and Remuneration
  • Finance
  • Audit and Risk
  • Business Recovery Group