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2023 Union Elections Candidate Tracker

Updated: Mar 13, 2023

Last updated: Monday 13 March, 19:00

Nominations have now closed.

Sabbatical Officers

Association President

Juan Pablo Rodriguez

Juan more year of Pablo for experience and continuity.

Barry Will

Power to the students! A new, radical approach to housing, activism, and access.

Stella Maris

Stella for Sustainability in Every Sense of the Word

Athletic Union President

Fiona Waddell

Passionate about OUR potential.

Pasha Moradzadeh-Tehrani

Transparent, Consistent & Accessible Sport for Everyone

Director of Education (DoEd)

Cam Brown

#YesWeCam: Your priorities will be my priorities

Director of Events and Services (DoES)

Lucy Brook

Director of Student Development and Activities (DoSDA)

Sam Gorman

Director of Wellbeing and Equality (DoWell)

Anna Cameron Meikle

Compassion, Support and Security for Every Student

Caitlin Ridgway

Equality, Empathy, Advocacy.

Martin Murray

For dedication and delivery: vote Martin

Student Representative Council

Accommodation Officer

AK Schott

Alumni Officer

Guillermo Canales

Strengthening connections through engaging guest speakers.

Arts and Divinity Faculty President

Hitanshi Badani

Learning Beyond Classrooms.

Yasmin Coffey

Say Yes to Yasmin!

Association Chair

Elijah Osvaldo Poetzinger

Committed to Swift, Effective, & Impartial Administration

Gokul Ramapriyan

Accountability, Discourse, and Relationships: A way forward for Students

Will Christopher

For community, transparency and participation on the SRC.

BAME Officer

Manya Dutt

Representation Matters: Vote for inclusivity, your voice and opportunity. Meagan Neves

Empower BAME voices, embrace diversity: Vote Meagan for BAME Officer Taasia Thong

Making words into actions

Charities Officer

Alice Kathryn Chapman

Community Relations Officer

Jack Mcnealy

Connecting students to St Andrews

Disability Officer

Benjamin Mathias Sonnet

Unite for a fairer future!

Sachin Manoj Mortley Shah

Breaking barriers, creating accessibility: Together we can!

Employability Officer

Daniel Macdonald

Dan’s your man for Employability Officer! Rurie Brandt

Environment Officer

Eva Neill

Save the Environment, Join the rEVAlution.

Gender Equality Officer

Arlo Bitcon

Gender? I hardly know her!

International Students' Officer

Finn Jackson Henning Anderson

Adventure must start with running away from home, eh?- My wife

Kasturi Karkare

For success, choose the best. Vote for your voice to be hear, vote for Kasturi.

Martyna Kemeklyte

Celebrating diversity and fostering intercultural understanding!

Samantha Fayhee

Internationally known, internationally loved

Sacha Owen

Students for a more international and equal campus

Tom Wilson

Local Support, Global Focus

LGBT+ Officer

Jack Kennedy

Let's Go Beyond Together

Lifelong and Flexible Leaners Officer

Amanda Thompson

Making changes so that all students have a memorable university experience

Postgraduate Academic Convenor

No nominations.

Postgraduate Activities Officer

No nominations.

Postgraduate Development Officer

Klaudia Grat

(Re)developing the PG opportunities outside of academia

Science and Medicine Faculty President

Alden Chau

Choose A. Chau for President Now

Matthew Ko

Vote for Ko, because science is our mojo!

Secretary to the SRC

Nuttaricha Ngarmskullert

Feeling silly? Vote for Nutty!

Sameera Sethi

With you

Societies Officer

Alasdair Richmond

Actively Supporting Student Societies.

Student Health Officer

Grace Greene

Give Yourself a Break!

Sana Aboobacker

Sana for SHO!!

Widening Access and Participation Officer

Anna Murray

Katie McAdam

Make waves with WA

Student Trustees

AK Schott

Alasdair Richmond

Opening doors for all students.

Guillermo Canales

Representing your voice as a student trustee.

Manon Claire Williams

Accountability and advocacy for the future

Will Christopher

Keeping you in the loop

School Presidents

Art History

Dawn Lui

Dawn for a new dawn in Art History.

Serena Mundy

Increasing career opportunities and study spaces while personalising education.


Rebekah Bryson

Rebekah for Bio Pres!


Harry Burrows

We’ve got chemistry!

Ruairidh Davidson

Ale-evate Chemistry: Vote Ruairidh


Michael Christopher Pagano


Computer Science

Calum Naughton

Cohesive CompSci Community? Choose Calum.


David Byrne

Helping Divinity Stay Divine!

Hannah Owens

Earth & Environmental Science

Ava Z Hardin

Want it done? AVA’s the one!

Gemma Laker

Gemma for SEES President

Economics and Finance

Christopher Morrow

Count on Chris!

Syna Singh

Stick with Syna.


River Stilwell

Run, River, Run!, for School of English President

Film Studies

Sairaa Bains

Vote for Sairaa - A Vote for Greater Access and Outreach!

Geography & Sustainable Development

Anastasia Jeffcoat

Communication, Sustainability and Community! Vote Anastasia for GSD President!

Sadie Hassman

Vote for Sadie for a commitment to collaboration and communication!

Samantha Sinclair

Stand with Sam!


Olivia Benbow

Olivia for History President - On to New Horizons.

International Relations

Campbell MacPherson

Empower your voice, strengthen your representation, vote for Campbell

Cassandra Mae Smillie

Study IR with a SMIL(li)E

Daria Gusa

Improving Careers, Content, and Community in the School of IR.

Mauricio Garcia Gojon

Unleash the Potential of St Andrews IR


Jack Crisera

Come Through for Crisera!

Lily-Mae Rolls

Advocating for a just, inclusive, sustainable future for all apart of the school

Ruchi Dadu

Encompassing every aspect, Empowering every student

Mathematics and Statistics

Ifan Howells-Baines

The choice that counts!

Krish Chaudhary

Making the Math department count again!

Ritwik Rajaram Anand

Your Vote, Your President, Your Ritwik!


Conor Philip

Vote with honour, vote for Conor.

Lucy Hooker

Vote for me, to ensure your medical degree is worry free!

Pia Thapliyal

Keep eating that apple a day.

Shreya Apsani


Wilson Susanto Warkan

It's bigger than black and white.

Modern Languages

Harry Brett-Butcher Because without you, we’re nothing


Mariana Razina

Equality, Employability and Engagement for all.

Physics & Astronomy

Anna Conti

Let’s build a proactive, inclusive and empowered PANDA community!

Holly Seo

I say ‘HO’, you say ‘LLY’, I will always be there for you

Psychology and Neuroscience

Chloe-Anna Hunt

Caring, Committed, Creative!

Hayley Stone

Elect Hayley for a Mindful Future: Your Voice for Psychology and Neuroscience.

Social Anthropology

Archie Miller

Let’s get rid of this myth - ‘There are no careers in anthropology’

Bella Yow

Bridging the gap between sub-honours and honours, and between students and staff

Phoebe Dobie

Love wins

Language Convenors

Arabic and Persian

No nominations.


Kiera Martin

I look forward to watching Chinese Studies grow

Comparative Literature

Federica Consiglio

Vote Federica for Comparative Literature Convenor!


Tom Rippon

Listening, speaking, reading and writing (but not too many emails, I promise)


Harriet White


Rohin Buch

Votatemi per Italian Convener.


No nominations.


Ellen Peden

Vote Ellen for Communication, Clarity and Coordination

Sarah Millar

No longer in (S)pain!

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