Meet the Team

Executive Director HR

Tina Purkis

HR Resourcing and Operations

Head of HR Resourcing and Operations
Barbara Steele

HR Project Support Officer
Janette Foster-Hyde

HR Business Partners

Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Laura Halpin

Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies and Faculty of Business and Law
Sandra McCrystal

Faculty of Science
Maureen Lee

Faculty of Health
Joanne Wilson

Library Services/Safety, Health and Environment/Corporate Comms/Student Recruitment Marketing and Admissions/Strategy Support Office
Sally-Ann Costello

Office of the Registrar/VC's Office/Academic Registry/Student Advancement/Doctoral Academy/IT Services/Student Advice & Wellbeing
Naomi Scharf

Estate Development/Campus Services/Finance/Legal and Governance/Secretariat/RIS
Ruth Lewis


HR Resourcing and Operations Manager
Michelle Kayll

HR Resourcing Team Leader
Natalie McCarthy

HR Resourcing Assistants

Matt Ryan

Sarah O'Hanlon

Olly Sproston

Julie Bruffell

Laura Southwell 

Liz Lucas

HR Co-ordinator Team

HR Operations Team Leader
Holly Newton

HR Co-ordinators

Anne Parry

Kate Walton

Amy Gregory

Lucy South

Julie Bennett

Organisational Development

Head of OD
Greg Thompson

HR Policy and Projects Manager
Amanda Mannion

HR Analyst
Neil Carter 

OD Manager
Jason Boulter

OD Practitioners:

Mel Jones

John Trantom

OD Administrator
Joan Graham

Diversity and Inclusion

Head of Diversity and Inclusion
Moni Akinsanya

Senior Diversity and Inclusion Advisor
Julie Daer

Diversity and Inclusion Projects Officer
Roisin Trainor 

Diversity and Inclusion Co-ordinator
Beatrice Png 

Reward Recognition and Engagement

Reward, Recognition and Engagement Manager
Andy Keegan

Reward and Recognition Officer
Ann Reade

Benefits and Wellbeing Assistant
Liz Cousins