The SUE Executive Committee is responsible for day to day decisions on the direction and running of the union. It is made up of a delegate from each branch (normally the Branch Secretary) and a number of directly elected reps including Women’s reps, BAME reps, LGBT Reps, Disabled Members’ Reps, Admin and Clerical reps, and Branch Employed Staff reps. The Executive also includes the National Treasurer, National Education Officer and National Membership Secretary.
President Jocelyn Pettitt-Rose with Joint National Secretaries Claire Jones and Charlie Sarell.
Executive posts are subject to election every two years The current Executive took up post after the National Conference in July 2017.
The members of the SUE 2017 Executive are:
National President – Jocelyn Pettitt-Rose
Joint National Secretary – Claire Jones
Joint National Secretary – Charlie Sarell
National Education Officer – Angela Gerrard
Treasurer – Rosa Pickavance
National Membership Officer – Joe Williams
Eastern – Paul Farley/Kirsty Robertson(job share)
East Midlands – Jocelyn Pettitt-Rose
Greater London – vacant
Northern – Helen Metcalf/ Paul Riley (job share)
North West – James Rupa
South West – Karen Williams
Cymru/Wales – Simon Dunn
West Midlands – Charlie Sarell/ Beccy Head (job share)
Yorkshire & Humberside – Sarah Keig
UNISON Centre – Monica Hirst / Luke Ruby(job share)
Admin and Clerical – Gillian Gorman
Admin and Clerical – Donna Franklim
BAME – Bibi Khan
BAME – Claire Angela Henry
Branch Employed Staff – Sue McDiarmid (elected 27.09.2018)
Women’s Representative – Angela Lysons
Women’s Representative – Sylvia McCluskey
LGBT Representative – Rachel Doyle
LGBT Representative – Paul Riley
Disabled Representative – Ryan Williams
The 2017 SUE Executive held an Away Day at Birmingham University to discuss a wide range of issues. Amongst the topics discussed were: Pay; Admin and Clerical Staff in UNISON; Organisation and Representation of SUE members and recruitment of non members into SUE.
Provisional dates for 2018 are:
15th February in Glasgow.
26th July * Changed date.
The SUE Exec meeting in Glasgow.