Student Representatives

The Executive are also known as Student Reps and are elected by you on an annual basis.

 

 

Sabbatical Officers 

These are students who campaign and represent you full-time. They are paid and work for a year, from July 2016 to July 2017, on the issues you care about. If you want to find out more about what they're doing, pop into their office on the 3rd Floor, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, get in touch using the contact details below, or fill in this form to ask them a question.

 

 

Busayo Twins

Busayo Twins  @busayo_twins

General Secretary | su.generalsecretary@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Julia Ryland

Julia Ryland  @juliaryland

Activities and Development Officer | su.activitiesdevelopment@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Riham Mansour

Riham Mansour 

Community and Welfare Officer | su.communitywelfare@lse.ac.uk

The Community and 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.

 

Jasmina Bidé

Jasmina Bidé  @jasminabide

Education Officer | su.education@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

 

Part-time Officers

These students represent different groups of students and campaign on specific issues. If you want to find out more about what they're doing, get in touch using the contact details below, or fill in this form to ask them a question.

 

Sarah Foss

Sarah Foss

Anti-racism Officer | su.anti-racism@lse.ac.uk

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. 

 

Livi Vaughan

Livi Vaughan

Athletics Union President | su.aupresident@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Dhibla Mahamud

Dhibla Mahamud

BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) Students’ Officer | su.bme@lse.ac.uk

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

 

Muhummed Cassidy

Muhummed Cassidy

Disabled Students' Officer | su.disability@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Angharad Hopkinson

Angharad Hopkinson

Environment and Ethics Officer | su.environment@lse.ac.uk

Develops sustainability initiatives at the LSE, and runs campaigns on issues of ecology, social justice, peace and solidarity. Leads the running of Green Week campaign.

 

Meg Mohanka

Meg Mohanka

International Students' Officer | su.international@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Perdi Blinkhorn

Perdi Blinkhorn

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender + (LGBT+) Students' Officer | su.lgbt@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

David Zhao

David Zhao

RAG President | su.rag@lse.ac.uk

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.

 

Fathia Begum

Fathia Begum

Women's Officer  | su.womens@lse.ac.uk

Represents female students within the Union to ensure equality. Runs campaigns on issues that are important to female students and challenges the under-representation of women.