Millie Beach has been elected the University of York Student Union President in the 2016 union Officers’ Election.
Beach, former Chair of the Vanbrugh College Junior Common Room Committee, won a hard-fought election against fellow Presidential candidates Ciarán Morrissey, Habib Nassar, J.J. Wilson, Oliver Wilson and Ananna Zaman.
Tamaki Laycock, incumbent Black & Minority Ethnic Officer, won the position of Student Academic Officer, defeating Lisseth Inza and the incumbent officer, Thomas Ron.
Alex Lusty, Editor of The Lemon Press, defeated Dom Ehlert, Heather Kelley, Golfo Migos, Lucas North and Charlie ‘Chaz’ Watkins to take the position of Student Activities Officer.
Dom “Smoothies” Smithies, former President and Vice-Chair for Welfare of his college Alcuin, won the position of Community and Wellbeing Officer, standing against Jack Chadwick, incumbent LGBTQ Officer, and Ros Neyra.
Isaac Beevor, former York Sport Union Wellbeing and Community Officer, fought Stephen Bates, Beth Cash and Aaron Dougherty to become the York Sport President.
The full results can be seen below:
YUSU President – Millie Beach
Student Academic Officer – Tamaki Laycock
Community & Wellbeing Officer – Dom Smithies
Student Activities Officer – Alex Lusty
York Sport President – Isaac Beevor
Black & Minority Ethnic (BME) Officer –Sophie Flinders & Gabriella Obeng Nyarko
Disabled Students’ Officer – Alex Wray
LGBTQ Officers – Jaz Millar and Ashley Reed
RAG Officer – Roz Walton
Volunteering Officers – Ellie Meagher & Hannah Higgs
Women’s Officers – Mia Shantana Chaudhuri-Julyan & Lucy Robinson
Environment & Ethics Officers – Robert Gordon & Ella Parker
International Officer – Roberto Avelar
Mature Students’ Officers – Kevin “Vinnie” Claxton & Leah Armstrong
Faculty Representative for Arts – Marina Lewis
Faculty Representative for Science – Thomas Shutt
Faculty Representative for Social Sciences – Matt Hodges
Policy Coordinator – James Humpish
Latest posts by Jack Harvey (see all)
- Reflections on a memorable year on campus - October 24, 2018
- LGBTQ Officer warns students of “transphobic” posters on campus - October 5, 2018
- Enrolment in ‘Languages For All’ drops by over 30% in 2017/2018 - September 29, 2018