Executive Committee

NEON is driven forward by the commitment of its Executive Committee. The members of the Executive Committee are listed below. The Committee includes those from HE, the voluntary sector and the school/college sectors. It was elected for its first two-year term in 2013. The Committee has an advisory function supporting the Executive Team based at London Higher in delivering the work of NEON.

Executive Committee Members

Steve Kendall
Chair of NEON
Julie Askew Outreach and Widening Participation Manager University of Sheffield
Chris Bayes Collaborative Network Manager Merseyside NCO
David E. Berry Partnership Coordinator Higher Education Progression Partnership
Dave Brockington Strategic Advisor ASDAN
Emma Church Widening Participation Research & Evaluation Coordinator East Midlands Partnership
Zoe Cox Director of Operations IntoUniversity
Sally Cushing Head of UK Recruitment and Widening Participation Oxford Brookes University
Felicity Dunworth Partnership Director Kent & Medway Progression Federation
Sarah Hill Senior Education Outreach Officer University of Leeds
Inder Hunjan Head of Access and Widening Participation Leeds Beckett University
Nazira Karodia Professor of Science Education University of Wolverhampton
Stephanie Lee Head of Widening Participation & Outreach University of Manchester
Suzanne Maskrey Deputy Chief Executive Brightside
Carole Nairn Joint Head of Widening Participation University of Sussex
Mark O’Brien Senior Research Fellow University of Liverpool
Peter Riley Head of Widening Participation and Student Financial Support Manchester Metropolitan University
Jacqueline Stevenson Head of Research Sheffield Institute of Education