It takes a village… or at least a mixed bag of budget-writers, website-builders, student-supporters and blue-sky thinkers to make our vision a reality.

And don’t forget the thousands of students leading the way at Bristol, Cambridge, Kingston, Southampton and Winchester.

Meet our Staff


Pippa Smith

Pippa Smith

Chief Executive
pippa.smith@studenthubs.org

Sim Dhanjal

Sim Dhanjal

Network Director
sim.dhanjal@studenthubs.org

Fiona Walsh

Fiona Walsh

Sales Director
fiona.walsh@studenthubs.org


Helen Beesly

Helen Beesly

Finance Manager
helen.beesly@studenthubs.org

Sophie Ford

Sophie Ford

Southampton Hub Manager
sophie.ford@southamptonhub.org

Harry Hodges

Harry Hodges

Kingston Hub Manager
manager@kingstonhub.org


Liz Alcock

Liz Alcock

Winchester Hub Manager
manager@winchesterhub.org

Susana Nicolau

Susana Nicolau

Cambridge Hub Manager
manager@cambridgehub.org

Lydia Green

Lydia Green

Bristol Hub Manager
manager@bristolhub.org


Annie Yonkers

Annie Yonkers

Kingston Programmes Manager
annie@kingstonhub.org

Clara Johnston

Clara Johnston

Kingston Programmes Manager
clara.johnston@kingstonhub.org

Sophie Payne

Bristol Programmes Manager
sophie.payne@bristolhub.org


Sorcha Young

Winchester Programmes Manager
sorcha.young@winchesterhub.org

Isobel Sherlock

Isobel Sherlock

Cambridge Programmes Manager
isobel.sherlock@cambridgehub.org

Catherine Taplin-Thorpe

Catherine Taplin-Thorpe

Southampton Projects Officer
catherine.taplin-thorpe@southamptonhub.org 


Meet our Trustees


Gerry Kelleher

Chair of Trustees

Previously Vice Chancellor of the University of Central Lancashire


Chris Welcome

Chris Welcome

Senior People Partner, King’s College London


Dave Jarman

Dave Jarman

Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, University of Bristol



Henna Shah

Henna Shah

Campaign Advisor Make My Money Matter

Sophie Morbey

Sophie Morbey

Community Organiser Oxfam


Kyle Ewen

Kyle Ewen

Accounting Manager – International, SeatGeek



Mike Berry

Mike Berry

Solicitor


Faustina Edwards

Faustina Edward

Founder The Unicorn Project and past President Kingston Hub


Amy Harrison

Amy Harrison

Corporate Partnerships Candlelighters Trust