2020 CHEAD Elections & composition of the CHEAD Board of Trustees 2020-21

May 5, 2020

The outcome of the 2020 CHEAD Trustee Elections which took place during the Annual General Meeting on the 29th April 2020 and the composition of the CHEAD Board of Trustees for 2020-21 is as follows:

2020 CHEAD Elections
We were delighted to receive seven nominations, one for the role of Vice Chair and six for the role of ordinary Trustee to serve a three year term, 2020 – 2023.

  • Professor Sally Wade, Pro Vice Chancellor and Dean at the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Anglia Ruskin University was elected without opposition to the role of Vice Chair.
  • Sophia Phoca, Dean of Art- Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon at the University of the Arts London was elected to the role of Trustee.
  • Professor David McGravie, Head of School of Arts and Deputy Dean at the College of Arts, Humanities and Education at the University of Derby was elected to the role of Trustee.
  • Dr Roddy Hunter, Director of Teaching and Learning, School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Huddersfield was elected to the role of Trustee.

Composition of the 2020 CHEAD Board of Trustees
Profiles of each Trustee can be accessed via the highlighted text below.

Chair
Professor Anita Taylor
Dean
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
University of Dundee

Vice Chair
Professor Sally Wade
Pro Vice Chancellor and Dean
Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Anglia Ruskin University

Treasurer
Dr Tim Coole
Newbury College

Trustees
Sophia Phoca
Dean of Art- Camberwell, Chelsea, Wimbledon
University of the Arts London

Professor David McGravie
Head of School of Arts Deputy Dean College of Arts, Humanities and Education
University of Derby

Dr Roddy Hunter
Director of Teaching and Learning, School of Art, Design and Architecture
University of Huddersfield

Stuart Bennett
Edinburgh School of Art Principal
University of Edinburgh

Professor Richard Sawdon Smith
Dean of Faculty: Arts & Media
Norwich University of the Arts

Penny Macbeth
Dean of Manchester School of Art
Deputy Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor Arts & Humanities
Manchester Metropolitan University

Co-optees

Huw Swayne
Head of Learning Teaching and Student Experience, Faculty of Creative Industries
University of South Wales

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