OFFICERS

The Student Radio Association needs humans to function. Helping run the SRA we have:


EXEC OFFICERS
Elected each year at Conference and manage the day-to-day running of the Association.

Chair

Naomi Oiku

The spokesperson of the SRA, the Chair oversees and coordinates the work of the SRA and is the main representative for the organisation to the industry and other external stakeholders.

Operations OfFIcer

Ben Franklin

The Operations Officer is ultimately responsible for the paper trail, admin, and organisation of the SRA.

Industry Liaison

Charlie Knights

Responsible for sponsorship, the Industry Liaison works to ensure the organisation continues to be financially sufficient and to bring new opportunities to members through advertising.

Marketing and Communications OfFIcer

Peff Soulsby

The Marketing and Communications Officer is responsible for keeping our website and social media feeds updated, updating our members and partners with newsletters and press releases, and is ultimately responsible for the organisation’s brand identity.

Membership and Development OfFIcer

Abbie Brock

The Membership and Development Officer is here to provide development and training opportunities for our member stations. She oversees the Regional Officer team and is the first port of call for membership queries.

Events OfFIcer

Dan Wildman

The Events Officer oversees the SRA’s flagship events, most notably the Student Radio Awards supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global.

Matt Hurst

Finance Manager

Matt Hurst

The Finance Manager is appointed by the SRA Executive to manage the SRAs finances and to act as an accountant and legal adviser to the Exec.


REGIONAL OFFICERS
Work on the ground across the country to develop your stations.

Scotland

Frankie Elyse

From St Andrews to Edinburgh via Glasgow

North East

Liam Milburn

From Northumberland to County Durham, via Newcastle.

Yorkshire

Alex West

From York to Leeds, via Bradford and Humberside.

North West and North Wales

Megan Hayward

From Bangor to Lancaster via Liverpool & Manchester.

Midlands

Ed Farrar

From Nottingham to Worcester via Stoke & Birmingham

South West and South Wales

Charlie Edmunds

From Aberystwyth to Exeter via Cardiff & Bristol.

South

Danny Coucill

From Bournemouth to Southampton via Reading & Sussex

London and South East

Jake Peach

From Norwich and Cambridge to Kent and all around London


ADMIN OFFICERS
Appointed each year by the Exec to bring specialist skills and knowledge to the team.

Content OfFIcer

Leanne Faben

The Content Officer supports the Marketing and Communications Officer in updating the SRA’s website, newsletter and online presence.

Music OfFIcer

Scott Hastie

The Music Officer can help you if you need to source music for your station. They also organise interviews for member stations and establish links with local music communities.

Chart OfFIcer

Will Short

The Chart Officer is responsible for the organisation and production of the weekly syndicated National Student Radio Chart Show.

Production OfFIcer

Thomas Rowson

The Production Officer supports the SRA’s flagship events, most notably the Student Radio Awards supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global, and events that take place during the National Student Radio Conference, such as Demo Factor and the I Love Student Radio Awards supported by Communicorp.

Deputy Events OfFIcer

Nels Hylton

The Deputy Events Officer works to support the Events Officer with the planning and delivery of all events, including the Student Radio Awards Supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global, and the National Student Radio Conference.

Technical OfFIcer

Stephen Clarke

The Technical Officer manages the SRA’s digital hardware and software assets, as well as providing support and advice for student stations.

Alumni OfFIcer

Abi Gibson

A new admin role which aims to maintain a network of student radio alumni for future conferences, talks, mentoring and socialising.

Deputy Music OfFIcer

Jessica Heap

The Deputy Music Officer supports the Music Officer in all their duties.