Elections 2023

2023 Committee Elections

On the 27th October we will have our termly general meeting (TGM) where the committee will provide updates to the MCR community, discuss any issues raised by members, and host hustings to fill the MCR committee positions which are up for election. Refreshments will be provided.

The positions that are up for election and current candidates (manifestos below) are:


  • Vice-president General Secretary*†
    • Santiago Aguei-Salcedo
    • Sekou Koulibaly
  • Academic Officer**
    • Celia Chen & Angus Russell
    • Belquis Haider & Sruthi Srinivasan
  • Bar Secretary**
    • Rowan Ong & Julien Roth
  • Computing Officer**
    • Haritha Jayasinghe
  • Green Officer**
    • Patience Abugu
  • Equipment Officer**
    • James Hughes
  • First Year Representative**
    • Joshua Weygant
  • Communications and Publicity Officer**
    • Imogen Scott
  • External Social Secretary**†
    • Juliette Dupertuys
  • LGBT+ Welfare Officer**†
    • Szymon Berezicki

* This is an executive role; only one individual may run for this position and must be a full member of the MCR, i.e., a postgraduate student at Churchill College. The term for this position will begin immediately after the election concludes.

**All of these roles can be run for individually, or two people may stand for election together. All postgraduate members can run for any role, and partners who are Associate MCR Members may as well. The term for this position will begin immediately after the election concludes.

† This role is up for re-election in the Lent term as per the MCR’s rules and procedures.


Non-executive roles that are uncontested are confirmed at the TGM. Contested roles and executive roles are run through an independent voting process hosted on CUSU’s website. Candidates may speak at the hustings (maximum 5 minutes) or those absent may provide a speech to be read at the hustings (max 500 words).

If you would like to run for any of the above roles, please email Reece and Kieran at mcr-president@chu.cam.ac.uk and mcr-treasurer@chu.cam.ac.uk. Include a PDF of a manifesto that we can circulate to members and put on the MCR website (see below).

For further details, please see the Rules and Procedures of the MCR. If you have questions about the roles, please contact the current representative, Reece or Kieran.

(This site is continuously updated as new manifestos/nominations come in. Last update: 20 Oct 2023.)