Meet the Team

Here are the many faces that make up the Students' Union's staff team, alongside the elected sabbatical officers and our student staff members to help ensure your academic interests are represented. 

Hover / tap on a person to find out more about them.

Student Opportunities

  • Andy Hargreaves

    Andy Hargreaves

    Head of Opportunities and Wellbeing

    Following a former life as a window cleaner, Andy is now the strategic lead in the delivery of Student Opportunities and Wellbeing at Salford SU. He's responsible for developing a vibrant student community through student sport, activities, volunteering, peer support and wellbeing.

    0161 351 5434

  • Laura Godwyn-Outten

    Laura Godwyn-Outten

    Club Sport Coordinator

    Laura looks after the support and development of our student led sports clubs. She makes sure our competitive clubs can compete in BUCS (British University and College Sport), well as providing support and guidance for recreational clubs.

    0161 351 5422

  • Stephen Smallman

    Stephen Smallman

    Student Opportunities Coordinator

    Stephen is responsible for the support and development of our student led activity groups. He supports student groups in hosting international and cultural events, educational trips and on-site conferences as well as providing training and development opportunities.

    0161 351 5421

  • Asif Omar

    Asif Omar

    Give Sport A Go Coordinator

    Asif is responsible for the development of sports participation on campus. He runs our Give Sport A Go programme as well as our Campus Leagues programme, allowing students to participate in semi-competitive sport.

    0161 351 5423

  • Alice Sugden

    Alice Sugden

    Student Mentoring Coordinator

    Alice is responsible for our student accomodation support scheme, Denizen, which provides peer to peer support around student wellbeing. She also has launched our new peer support scheme this year.

    0161 351 5425


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Administration and Finance

  • Sophie Wood

    Sophie Wood

    Performance and Impact Coordinator

    Sophie monitors the performance of the Union to make sure that we are doing what students expect us to, and to ensure that we are having a positive impact on the student experience.

    0161 351 5429

  • Karon Pearson

    Karon Pearson

    Finance Assistant

    One of the trio on our payment point, there is nothing Karon doesn't know about payroll or pensions. She's the lady who pays our wages, and it's for that reason we love her.

    0161 351 5433

  • Alison Regan

    Alison Regan

    Finance Assistant

    One of the trio on our paymant point, nothing goes in or out of the bank without Alison knowing about it.

    0161 351 5436

  • Janet Jackson

    Janet Jackson

    Finance Assistant

    The third musketeer in the finance trio, Janet deals with many of the student queries at our payment point.

    0161 351 5433

Student Engagement

  • Luke Newton

    Luke Newton

    Student Engagement Coordinator

    Luke takes care of our student representatives, our elections and our democratic governance.

    0161 351 5431

  • Jess Goldstone

    Jess Goldstone

    Campaigns Coordinator

    If there's something to shout about, you can guarantee Jess is on it. She organises and runs our campaigns, and helps students setup campaigns that matter to them.

    0161 351 5428

Marketing and Communications

  • Orry Verducci

    Orry Verducci

    Digital Marketing Coordinator

    If you've got an IT or AV problem, Orry is your guy. Orry develops the Union website, manages the membership database and looks after all things technology.

    0161 351 5432

  • Dave Dullage

    Dave Dullage

    Digital Communications and Content Coordinator

    If you tweet us, you're talking to Dave. He is our online face of the Union, looking after all our social media channels. He also produces our videos, takes most our photos and designs a lot of our promotional materials.

    0161 351 5414

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