The University of Nottingham Students’ Union will be embarking on a new era with the announcement that Sarah King will be leading the Union forward as its new Chief Executive. Sarah has over 20 years experience working within the private and charity sectors. Currently Chief Executive at Reach Volunteering, a UK charity providing voluntary organisations access to skills and support, Sarah will be joining the team in January 2012.
Sarah is a trustee of YMCA Central Herts and previously worked for the National Council for Voluntary Organisations after 16 years working in the private sector at Lloyds TSB. She brings to the Students’ Union a passion for seeing people realise their potential.
Alex Corck-Adelman, President and Chair of Trustees of the University of Nottingham Students’ Union, said;
"I am pleased to announce Sarah’s appointment and very much look forward to working with her. Sarah has an impressive track record of effective leadership and brings considerable experience of managing change while remaining focused on delivery. I know she will make a big contribution both to the Students’ Union and to the students we support."
Sarah King, said;
"I am delighted to be joining the University of Nottingham Students’ Union at an undoubtedly challenging but exciting time. I am inspired by this opportunity to work with Alex to lead and develop the charity as it embarks on the next stage of its journey supporting the lives of students at the University of Nottingham. I look forward to building on the great work of the Union and to strengthen its future."