It's decision time. Who gets your vote?

The Leadership Race 2018

The 6 successful candidates of this election will become the new Student Exec for LUU - representing all 34,000 of you, our members, on everything from the content of your course and the range of clubs and societies on offer, through to recycling where you live. From how much a meal deal costs in Essentials, as well as what support services you can access and making sure that we represent every kind of student - no matter your background, nationality, faith or sexuality. The six officers are also trustees of Leeds University Union for 2018-19. The editor of The Gryphon is elected alongside the Exec, taking charge of your student newspaper for the next year - holding the Exec and the Union to account.

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Activities Officer

Makes sure clubs and societies help students feel happy, healthy and develop as people.

Works with the Activities Exec to make sure clubs and societies are relevant to students.

Makes sure University sports and co-curricular activities are well supported.

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    Frances Dee Manifesto


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    Zac Walker Manifesto

    Vote #Zactivities

  • Image for Arshdeep Chawla

    Arshdeep Chawla Manifesto

    Towards purposeful collaboration

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    Kate Hill Manifesto

    Kate’s Your Mate

  • Image for Lauren 'Baldy' Huxley

    Lauren 'Baldy' Huxley Manifesto

    Swipe right for Baldy

  • Image for Edward Boateng

    Edward Boateng Manifesto

    Creativity, curiosity, activities, that's Ed

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    Ali Sibtain Manifesto

    Ali Ali Ali, Oi Oi Oi!

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    Amber Padfield Manifesto

    Amber for Activities

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Community Officer

Makes accommodation better so students can focus on their degree. Helps students avoid crime so they stay safe. Represents students to make sure local public services meet their needs. Helps students to be active in their city so they get more out of living in Leeds.

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    Tom Oladipo Manifesto

    Vote for Tom: Vote for Action: Vote for Change

  • Image for Laura Redsell

    Laura Redsell Manifesto

    Laura Leeds the way

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    Kathryn Irish Manifesto

    Kathryn for Community

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Education Officer

Helps students run the University in partnership to shape how it works. Represents students to the University to make sure their education meets their expectations. Works with reps to make sure students have a say in how their course is run.

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    Serene Esuruoso Manifesto


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    Ben Sanbrook-Davies Manifesto

    Back Ben

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    Mohamed Jemba Manifesto

    Jemba in the jungle

  • Image for Fungai Karigambe

    Fungai Karigambe Manifesto

    Don't vote for any guy, vote for The Fungai!

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Equality & Diversity Officer

Makes sure that University services vary their approach to suit every student. Ensures all students can input into decisions so that the Union meets all needs fairly. Enacts students’ ideas for removing barriers to getting the experience they want of University.

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    Osman Deen Manifesto

    OD for ED

  • Image for Gellar Day

    Gellar Day Manifesto

    Vote for a better day

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    Charley Strachan

    Vote for Charley

  • Image for Akshita Joshi

    Akshita Joshi Manifesto

    Don’t say no to Jo

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    Aysha Burton Manifesto

    You can #BetOnBurton

  • Image for Tamsin Scott

    Tamsin Scott Manifesto

    You only get one Scott, so make it count.

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Gryphon Editor

Whilst not a member of the student Exec The Gryphon Editor has an important role on campus. They help to keep students informed of events in the University, Union, and Leeds. Provides a platform for students to have their voices heard. Works to engage students with the issues affecting them on campus and beyond.

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    Nancy Gillen Manifesto

    Vote Gillen for Gryphon

  • Image for Juliette Rowsell

    Juliette Rowsell Manifesto

    Nobody does it like Juliette

  • Image for Robbie Cairns

    Robbie Cairns Manifesto

    Give Rob the job.

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Union Affairs Officer

Chairs the board of trustees and holds staff to account so the Union benefits all students. Oversees Union finances to make sure money spent benefits students. Makes sure students’ needs are met through the Union’s democratic system. Helps govern the University to make sure it reflects the views of students.

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    Eyong Ebot-Arrey Manifesto

    Be a BAWSE, vote for Eyong for Union Affairs

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    Chris Morris Manifesto

    Count on Chris #1 Union Affairs - your health, your money, your future

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    Alisha Lakhani Manifesto

    Say Bye Felisha & vote Alisha #1 for Union Affairs

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    Ileyas Mogeh Manifesto


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    Rachael Parker Manifesto

    Vote Rachael for a more connected Union

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    Kane Emerson Manifesto

    No Kane, No Gain

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Welfare Officer

Helps students with their problems to make sure they have a great time at University. Listens to students’ concerns so that issues can be identified and resolved. Campaigns to help staff and students build a happy, inclusive community.

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    Sana Hussain Manifesto

    Vote #1Sana for Welfare Officer

  • Image for Sam Andersen

    Sam Andersen Manifesto

    Give health a voice, make Sam your choice!

  • Image for Charlie Collett

    Charlie Collett Manifesto

    Big hair for Welfare

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    Chloe Sparks Manifesto

    Keep the Spark, re-elect Chloë

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    Anna Doherty Manifesto

    Doh what’s right for you

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    Matt Port Manifesto

    Make Matt your first Port of call

  • Image for Joe Mason

    Joe Mason Manifesto

    When the going gets tough, the tough get Joe-ing

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    Pooja Balaji Manifesto

    Vote for Winnie the Pooj

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