Your Student Representatives

The Executive are student Reps elected on an annual basis.

Sabbatical Officers 

These are students who campaign & represent students full-time. They are paid and work for a year, from July 2014 to July 2015, on the issues you care about. If you want to find out more about what they're doing, pop into their office on the third floor of the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, get in touch using the contact details below, or fill in this form to ask them a question.


Nona Buckley-Irvine  @nonajasmine

General Secretary |

Primary representative of LSE students to the School, the media, and the outside world. Sits on the most important committees of the School, working across the Executive to make sure every officer is able to campaign on the issues they are passionate about – and that the School is listening to students.


Thomas Maksymiw  @TomMaksymiw

Education Officer |

The leading student voice on academic issues. Chair of the Education Assembly, and responsible for leading the student voice on academic affairs, such as teaching quality, feedback, the lack of resits, broader teaching and learning developments and putting LSE students at the heart of national education issues.


Sebastian Bruhn  @Seb_Bruhn

Community and Welfare Officer |

Our Community & Welfare Officer is responsible for working with fellow students to improve the quality of life amongst the student body.  They take a lead role in coordinating accommodation issues, creating a more ethically responsible School and prompting healthy living. They also assist with improving the provision of student support and widening participation.


Alastair Duncan  @LSESUActivities

Activities and Development Officer |

Overall responsibility for developing societies, Athletics’ Union, Media Group, RAG and volunteering, and working with students to achieve a fun LSE! As the chair of the Activities Assembly, also has responsibility for developing a student network of volunteers and campaigning activists.


Mahamid Ahmed

Postgraduate Students' Officer |

With over half of LSE students studying graduate courses, the Postgraduate Officer is elected during each Michaelmas Term to liaise with staff across the School with responsibility for graduate students - and they make sure the Union is representative of all of our members.


Part-time Officers

These Reps represent different groups of students and campaign on specific issues. If you want to find out more about what they're doing, pop into their office in the Activities Resource Centre (ARC) on the first floor of the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, get in touch using the contact details below, or fill in this form to ask them a question.

Taylor Rampton

Athletics Union President |

The AU President takes the lead role in representing the interests and members of the Athletics Union to the Students' Union and the School. Along with the Activities and Development Officer, the AU President develops and strengthens sports at LSE.


Esther Gross

Anti-racism Officer |

Runs campaigns and events aimed at eliminating and countering all forms of discrimination based on race, religion or nationality. Supports students who have been victimised by racism. 


Mark Malik

Disabled Students Officer |

Represents the interests of students with disabilities, wellbeing issues, or illness to the Union and the School. Works with the LSE Disability & Wellbeing Office and the staff-student disabilities network. Plans awareness campaigns and events.


Indo Vickerson

International Students Officer |

Represents the views of International Students to the Student’ Union Executive and the School. Coordinates cultural diversity on campus. Works with students and societies to promote events and campaigns with an international flavour.


Gee Linford-Grayson

Women's Officer  |

Represents female students within the Union to ensure equality. Runs campaigns on issues that are important to female students


Nadia Raslan

Environment and Ethics Officer |

Develops sustainability initiatives at the LSE, and runs campaigns on issues of ecology, social justice, peace and solidarity



Laura Mertsching

Mature and Part-time Students' Officer |

Ensures the welfare and representation of mature and part- time students. Will work closely with the sabbatical officers to ensure that the School and Union’s activities represent and engage mature and part-time students.


Katie Budd

RAG President |

Responsible for coordinating the Raising and Giving Society which is the fundraising body of the SU. Organises events aimed at raising money for a variety of charities



Alex Leung

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender + (LGBT+) Students' Officer |

Coordinates the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender+ (LGBT+) campaign to tackle homophobia and defend, extend and deepen the rights of LGBT+ students. Works closely with the LGBT+ Alliance

Lisa Han

General Course President |

Represents the 300+ plus General Course students at LSE, and plans events and activities to keep General Course students interested and entertained.


Salma Raheem

Postgraduate Research Students’ Officer |

Represents PhD students and lobbies the School on issues such as the rights of Graduate Teaching Assistants.


Samiha Begum

BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) Students’ Officer |

Represents LSE's BME students in all aspects of their university career, working towards equal representation in the community and within the School.