Council Membership

(Council Member Biographies can be accessed by clicking here)


Class 1: Ex Officio

Charity Trusteeships Held

The Pro-Chancellor

Dame Jo Williams

 2018-2022

Chair of AlderHay Children's Hospital

Non Executive Director Liverpool Community Hospital 

Deputy Pro-Chancellor and Senior Independent Member

Richard Barnes

 

2016-2020

Trustee Lichfield Garrick Theatre Trust

Trustee Burslem Port Trust 

Deputy

Pro-Chancellor

Richard Callaway 2017-2021 Nike UK - Sports Director

Deputy Pro-Chancellor

Sally Bucknell

2018-2022

EY LLP - Employee; Director, Diversity & Inclusiveness, UK&I.

Manchester Advisory Board member - Common Purpose 

The Treasurer

David Hall

 2018-2022 Trustee - David Ross Educational Trust

Paid Consultant -JCB Academy

Retired Partner with Pension rights - Deloitte LLP

Paid Consultant - Best Dressed Group Limited

The Vice-Chancellor

Professor Trevor McMillan

 2015- Stoke and Staffordshire LEP 

The Deputy

Vice-Chancellor and Provost

Professor Mark Ormerod

 2015-

 N/A

 

Class 2: Members of University Staff

Members of the Senate appointed by the electoral roll of the Faculties

Dr Rebecca Leach

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

2017-2021

N/A 

Professor Nicholas Forsyth

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

2016-2020

Institute of Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University

North Staffordshire Medical Institute, Stoke-on-Trent, UK

Professor Peter Andras

Faculty of Natural Sciences

2017-2021 

N/A

Appointed by the Professional Services Staff Electoral Roll

Emma Colley

Human Resources Directorate - Organisational Development 2019-2023 N/A

Class 3: Lay Members Appointed by the Council

Ruth Bagley

 

 2018-2022

Warwickshire Rural Housing Association - Board Member

Ardynt Consulting LTD - Director

Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce - Member and Associate

Archives and Records Association - Member

RSA - Fellow

IOD - Member

National Trust - Member

Victoria and Albert Museum - Member

Solace in Business - Associate 

Paul Clark

2016-2020

The Sunlight Centre, Gillingham.

Trustee of Caudwell Children 

Sajid Hashmi

2017-2021

Trustee - National Association of Voluntary & Community Action.

Chair - Bury Voluntary Community & Faith Alliance.  Part of VCFA work involves working with University of Bolton and Salford on graduate placements.

Chief Executive - Unique Ways, Halifax.

Governor - Mathew Moss High School, Rochdale.

Director & Shareholder - Exquisite Solutions LTD.

Sherree Schaefer

2016-2020

Two Sixty Ltd 

 

Manali Lukha

2019-2023

 N/A

Alistair Ulph

2019-2020

Associate Vice-President (p/t) (Sept 2010-) The University of Manchester

Professorial Research Fellow (p/t) (Sept 2010-) Economics Division, School of Social Sciences, The University of Manchester

Board Member (Sept. 2010 - June 13) Chair of Board (July 2013 -) Manchester University Press

Trustee and Treasurer (June 2015 - ) UK-Med Charitible Trust

David Brown

2019-2023

Board of the Association of Language Travel Organisations, Oxford Sixth Form College and d'Overbroecks Independent School.

Lesley Thompson 2019-2023 Chair of the Oxford Local Enterprise Partnership Innovation Board
Peter Harris 2020-2024 N/A

Class 4: Students

 

 

Amy Holden

Union Development & Democracy (UDD) Officer

2019-20

 KeeleSU

Katie Charlton

President, Keele Postgraduate Association

2019-20

Keele Postgraduate Association

       

Secretary:

Dr Helen Galbraith, Academic Registrar and Director of Student and Academic Services.