Judging panel

The core role of the judging panel is to review submitted nominations against award category criteria and actively participate in discussions to select finalists and winners within each category.

Julie Newlan

Professor Julie Newlan (VCA Chair)
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Business and International Development)

Karen Barton

Karen Barton (Deputy Chair)
Director of Learning and Teaching

David Connell

David Connell (Deputy Chair)
Director of Sport

Laide Bissessar

Laide Bissessar
Head of Widening Access and Student Success

Cath Cashin

Cath Cashin
Assistant Director of HR

Jilly Crosby

Jilly Crosby
Head of Admissions, Student Enrolment and Records

Rhian Hollyer

Rhian Hollyer
Sports Development Manager - Hertfordshire Sports Village

Roger Levy

Roger Levy
Associate Dean (Research)

Mohammed Ilyas

Mohammed Ilyas
Head of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Gareth Morgan

Gareth Morgan
Library and Computing Services

Damian Ward

Damian Ward
Dean of School - Hertfordshire Business School

David Prowse

David Prowse
Principal Lecturer - School of Life and Medical Sciences

Derek Victor

Derek Victor
Assistant Director, Property and Development

Samantha Gibson

Samantha Gibson
Marketing Executive, Hertfordshire Students’ Union

Janeva Hutchinson

Janeva Hutchinson
BAME Student Advocate