Mr L Ovenden - International Co-ordinator

Mr Ovenden's job as International Co-ordinator involves overseeing the whole organisation of USU and Africa week, he is keen to be involved in USU this year! That's backstage, front of house and maybe even on stage!. He plans to get as many teachers involved as he can performing, whilst organising many other events outside of Africa Week.

Lauren Watson- Chair of Committee

This year Lauren is heading up the committee. Focusing on organising many events and making this year run as smoothly as possible.

Lauren Bignall & Grace Flynn - Business Directors 

Lauren and Grace's job involves communicating with other businesses, charities and organisations that collaborate with us. 

Maddy Coleman & Jack Timoney- Secretary

Maddy and Jack's job is focusing on keeping track of everything said in meetings and plans for each week. 

Hattie Beynon-Cobb & Izzy Castledine -Talent Directors

Hattie and Izzy's job involves managing all the talent acts and putting together performances. They form the creative vision for USU that you see in our annual shows.

Freya Lang & Sophie McConnell - Creative Directors  

Freya and Sophie's job is to make the digital creative visions involving VT's, logos and videos.  

Abi Virdi & Neaky Sahafi -  Finance 

Abi and Neaky supervise the USU finance. This involves managing money in the account and allocating funds.

Polly Derviller-Clarke & Steven Beck– Social Media    

Polly and Steven will be focusing on social media helping advertise all our events!

Technical Crew

James Calver - Technical Co-Ordinator 

James' job is to organise everything technical, be it from the lights to the speakers, the cameras to the microphones. He manages the setup and running of the event and makes sure the crew are operating safely. He also oversees all the technical, stage and back stage crew. He organises all their training as well as being on hand on throughout the nights to support the committee in creating a professional and seamless show.