Millie Beach has been elected the University of York Student Union President in the 2016 union Officers’ Election.
Beach, former Chair of the Vanbrugh College Junior Common Room Committee, won a hard-fought election against fellow Presidential candidates Ciarán Morrissey, Habib Nassar, J.J. Wilson, Oliver Wilson and Ananna Zaman.
Tamaki Laycock, incumbent Black & Minority Ethnic Officer, won the position of Student Academic Officer, defeating Lisseth Inza and the incumbent officer, Thomas Ron.
Alex Lusty, Editor of The Lemon Press, defeated Dom Ehlert, Heather Kelley, Golfo Migos, Lucas North and Charlie ‘Chaz’ Watkins to take the position of Student Activities Officer.
Dom “Smoothies” Smithies, former President and Vice-Chair for Welfare of his college Alcuin, won the position of Community and Wellbeing Officer, standing against Jack Chadwick, incumbent LGBTQ Officer, and Ros Neyra.
Isaac Beevor, former York Sport Union Wellbeing and Community Officer, fought Stephen Bates, Beth Cash and Aaron Dougherty to become the York Sport President.