The Students' Union Trustee Board is the governing body of the Students' Union Charity. The Board governs the financial and strategic direction of the Students' Union and ensures that SMSU operates according to the Constitution and Bylaws and within charity law. The Board of Trustees is made up of the Officer Team (x3), External Trustees (x2), Alumni Trustee and Student Trustees (x2). Trustees for 2017/18 are:
Conal Baxter (SU President)
Jess Carey (VP Sports and Socieites)
Tim Rogers (VP Community)
Veronica Fulton (External Trustee)
Samuel Massiah (External Trustee)
Catherine Quinn (Alumni Trustee)
Your Student Trustees for 2016 - 2017 are Hollie Spencer and Stephanie Dobbin. The Student Trustees are voted into their roles in the SMSU By-Election. It’s the job of the Student Trustees to pass policies, look at the risks involved in various SMSU operations and to advise the Officer Team and SMSU staff in their decision-making.