The Board of Trustees is responsible for directing the Students’ Union in the long term – looking at the strategic overview, including financial and legal security.
The board creates the structure within which the Union can carry out its core work:
The representation of students, advancement of education and extracurricular activities.
Overall, the board of trustees is the advisory, supportive body of the Union that oversees its activities, legal responsibilities, finances, and processes. The board meets at least six times per academic year.
Currently the board of Trustees consists of nine members, one observer and secretary. The membership of the board is divided between 5 external trustees, 3 sabbatical officers and 3 student trustees.
If you would like to put yourself forwards for the position of a student trustee, please download this information and application pack and email:
THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE RCA SU BOARD OF TRUSTEES
(as of 1 August 2020)
Dr Elizabeth Jones, Chair of RCA SU Board of Trustees (since 24 April 2020)
Owen O’Sullivan (since 20 September 2017)
Sabbatical Officer Trustees
Lucy Bird (until 30 July 2020): Co-President (White City), RCA SU
Chenyu Shen (until 30 July 2020): Co-President (Battersea), RCA SU
Aleks Stanek (until 30 July 2020): Co-President (Kensington), RCA SU
Toks Ferguson (since 28 October 2015)
Union and Finance Manager, RCA SU