The Student Voice team is here to do just that - make sure your voice is heard. You can email, call or drop into the office for a chat. Here are the team members...

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I'm Emma Hedges, Student Voice Manager. I've been at KeeleSU for six years and I'm responsible for Student Voice Reps, elections and supporting campaigns.

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I'm Liam Searle, Student Voice Coordinator. It's my job to work with the elected officers to coordinate the academic representative system at Keele, the campaigns we run throughout the year, student elections and student decision-making forums. I was also a Politics student at Keele, and graduated three years ago!


Opportunities covers Activities and Volunteering. Here are the team members...

Hi I'm Hannah Brown, one of the Volunteer Coordinators based in the Students Opportunities Office on the 3rd floor of the Students' Union. As a department we can provide an introduction to volunteering, help to match students with suitable placement opportunities and offer support and training. We also hold an annual Students Awards where we recognise volunteering through our various awards. Please feel free to call by the office or get in touch with any questions via

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I'm Rob Linton, KeeleSU's Student Opportunities Manager, responsible for societies, sports teams (Athletic Union) and volunteering. My role is to support students with their extra-curricular activities, ensuring we have a broad range of opportunities, that we are developing students with employability skills and are providing a safe and inclusive environment for all our members. If you want to have a chat about anything we do, feel free to pop into the office on the top floor of the Students' Union and chat to myself or one of the team.


I'm Tom Langley, Activities Coordinator. I'm your first point of call if you want to discuss anything to do with societies - from setting up a new society, to getting expenses signed off.

The Activities team can be found on the top floor of the SU; just follow the dark green floor arrows towards the Student Opportunities office between 9am-5pm.

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Hello! I'm Charlotte, the newest member of the team! I am one of the Activities Coordinators, and I work with all the amazing societies we have here at Keele to try and give you the best student experience possible. Feel free to pop into the office at any point to see me and Tom, or drop us an email at

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Hi, my name's Maria and I am one of the Activities Coordinators. I work with all 36 sports clubs that are part of the Athletic Union, help them with any queries and organise their competitive fixtures. I also help organise the AU's annual events, such as Past Vs Present, Christmas and Presentation Balls and Varsity. Feel free to get in touch with any questions on

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I’m Lucy, one of the Volunteer Coordinators. I work with over 70 Community Partners to establish volunteer opportunities for over 800 active volunteers here at Keele. I am also able to establish on campus volunteer opportunities and support fundraising ventures. If you require any support or assistance with volunteering get in touch with

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ASK is independent, impartial advice. The team have drop-ins throughout the week and are on the ground floor of KeeleSU. Here's the team:

I'm Kerry Whitfield, the ASK Office Coordinator. I keep things organised, run our appointment and drop-in sessions and manage administrative tasks. I'm the first point of contact for all ASK queries and offer a triage service giving information to students, as well as making sure students get the right support, from the right people. I'm also KeeleSU's Job Shop Coordinator and advertise part-time work that is suitable for students. 

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I'm Matt Steele, ASK Manager. I manage the service, and make sure students get the best possible advice and representation from ASK. My role includes assessing the quality of advice and representation and continually looking to improve based on student feedback, coordinating ASK's campaigns and awareness-raising work, and supporting the rest of the ASK team.

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I'm Debby Taylor-Woods, an ASK Adviser. Along with Vicky and Charlotte below, we can help with a wide range of different areas, from academic issues at Keele through to housing and money issues.

We are specialists in exploring problems with students, offering tailored advice and support on finding a way forward, and supporting students to resolve their issues. ASK also monitors common problems that students face and work with KeeleSU Elected Officers and Keele University to solve those problems and continuously improve the student experience.

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I'm Charlotte Jones, an ASK Adviser.

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Leroy SU 2019 200x200 I'm Leroy Cohoone and I am your elected Activities and Community Officer for the academic year 2019/2020. My role is to support your societies and events, ensuring that you get the most out of your extracurricular activities and experience at Keele. I am responsible for a number of themes including student campus environmentalism and sustainability, assisting you with your society itineraries, helping to continue to make Newcastle-under-Lyme a student friendly, integrated town and any bookings or events that you may need assistance with. My role also includes making sure that your voice is heard and acted on, as well as shaping the kinds of events your Union puts on for you.
 Mari SU 2019 200x200  I'm Mari Chappell and I am your elected Education Officer for the academic year 2019/2020. My role is to support your studies and ensure that you get the most out of your experience at Keele. I am responsible for a number of projects including Student Voice Representatives, whereby your opinions can be acted on at both a course and school level. My role also includes making sure that your voice is heard and acted on, as well as providing change to university processes including Exceptional Circumstances, timetabling and lecture capture!
 Daniel SU officer 2019 200x200 I'm Daniel Grimsdell your new Athletics Union and Sport Officer for the 2019/2020 academic year. As the AU President I am here to encourage participation in all sports that keele has to offer to its students as well as giving students a voice in Athletic Union decisions. 
 Fflur SU officer 2019 200x200  I'm Fflur Harman and I'm your Welfare and Internationalisation Officer for 2019/20. My role is to ensure that students across all disciplines and levels of study feel that they are included and that they have a positive experience of their time here at Keele. This includes sitting on panels, running campaigns, and emphasise accessibility and inclusivity as well as deal with any problems the student body might experience personally and they need support and guidance.