Fri, December 14, 2018 - 22:12

By-Elections 2018: Results

Voting in this year’s by-elections has now closed! Thank you to everyone who has voted this week, and a special thank you to all students who have stood as candidates this year.


The results are as follows:


Councillors for Scrutiny (Activities) - Dominic Clare and Emily Green

Dominic Clare: 1st round – 53 votes; 2nd round – 95.6 votes

Emily Green: 1st round – 101 votes; 2nd round – 55.34 votes

RON: 1st round – 12 votes; 2nd round – 14.84 votes


Councillors for Scrutiny (Education) – Lee Pearson and Bayard Tarpley

Lee Pearson: 1st round – 38 votes; 2nd round – 77 votes

Bayard Tarpley: 1st round – 98 votes; 2nd round – 50 votes

RON: 1st round – 14 votes; 2nd round – 22.58 votes


Councillor for Scrutiny (Governance & Democracy) – Reece Lingard

Reece Lingard: 104 votes

RON: 33 votes


Councillor for Scrutiny (Welfare & Community) – Mayanie Koroma

Mayanie Koroma: 138 votes

RON: 20 votes


Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Students (BAME) Students Officer – Eric Martin

Eric Martin: 7 votes

RON: 0 votes


Women’s Officer - Phoebe Bastiani

Kellie Mayes-Barwick: 18 votes

Phoebe Bastiani: 96 votes

RON:9 votes


Mature Students Officer – Rhiannon Evans

Michelle Whitfield-Greener: 7 votes

Rhiannon Evans: 7 votes

RON: 0 votes

Rhiannon Evans and Michelle Whitfield-Greener were tied when choosing a candidate over the threshold of 7 to eliminate. Michelle Whitfield-Greener was chosen by breaking the tie randomly. Rhiannon Evans has reached the threshold and is elected.


Postgraduate Taught Students Officer - Rosie Russell

Rosie Russell: 9 votes

RON: 1 vote


Chair SEC (Societies Executive Committee) – Robert Ackers

Robert Ackers: 82 votes

Anotidaishe Manjanja: 45 votes

Huseyin Arslan: 27 votes

RON: 10 votes


No nominations received:

International Students Officer

Postgraduate Research Students Officer

Part-time Students Officer

Councillors for Scrutiny (Sports)


Further Information

The By-Elections Report will be written and published on our website soon, which will include a breakdown of voter statistics.

If you require more information please contact [email protected] or call 01482 466246.

If you are interested in filling one of the positions that did not receive any nominations, please contact [email protected]

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