About the team

Meet the Outreach Team

We are committed to offering the best possible advice and guidance to prospective students.

Peter Dolan

Outreach Manager

Schools/Colleges: Belfast and Newry areas of Northern Ireland

Focuses: Manages Outreach team and over sees LJMU’s student recruitment and widening access strategy.

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Providing opportunity for young people in schools to experience the benefits of university, then seeing them flourish through to graduation.

Email: P.J.Dolan@ljmu.ac.uk

Carolyne Berry

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: FE Colleges in North West England

Focuses: Access & Mature Students. Events for teachers

Fun Fact: Secret gem in Liverpool to explore?

Top of the Liverpool Cathedral tower

Email: C.M.Berry@ljmu.ac.uk

Andrew Cooper

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Channel Islands, East Midlands, Gibraltar , Greater Manchester, North East, South West Northern Ireland, St Helens and Staffordshire

Focuses: Sixth Form activities. National fairs. Northern Ireland residential

Fun Fact: Best place to take a selfie in Liverpool?

In front of The Beatles statue with the Liver Buildings behind you

Email: a.j.cooper@ljmu.ac.uk

Sarah Lake

Outreach Assistant

Focuses: Student Advocates

Fun Fact: The best local place to visit outside of the city?

Lark Lane. Great places to eat and socialise

Email: S.J.Lake@ljmu.ac.uk

Chris Prescott

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Cheshire, Cumbria, Halton, Lancashire, Sefton, Warrington and Yorkshire

Focuses: Access & Mature Students. Student Advocates

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about LJMU?

How approachable the staff are. I studied at LJMU before working here and all the staff are happy to help and easy to talk to.

Email: C.J.Prescott@ljmu.ac.uk

Sharon Roden

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: North East, South East and Belfast areas of Northern Ireland. Step Up Schools

Focuses: Northern Ireland recruitment and events. Step Up School

Fun Fact: Secret gem in Liverpool to explore?

Anywhere around the Knowledge Quarter, located in between the two cathedrals.

Email: S.Roden@ljmu.ac.uk

Catherine Shillito

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Wirral. Access all Areas schools

Focuses: Community projects. Access all Areas schools

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Meeting and speaking to students be a Year 7 who is yet to realise their potential to a Sixth Form student who knows where they are headed. It’s all about the conversation for me.

Email: C.H.Shillito@ljmu.ac.uk

Ben Kibble Smith

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Manchester, North Wales, North West NI (Derry), Isle of Man and Shropshire, Liverpool and West Midlands

Focuses: Sixth Form activities. Outreach virtual events. UK residential

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Travelling the UK to promote the opportunities of HE.

Email: B.H.KibbleSmith@ljmu.ac.uk

Hannah Williams

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Shaping Futures Schools

Focuses: Maths Club. Collaborative events

Fun Fact: Top tip to students

Study a subject you want to study, not what you think you should study

Email: H.L.Williams@ljmu.ac.uk

Student Advocates

The Outreach Team are supported by current students who help deliver some of our key programmes and are fully-trained and DBS-checked, find out more about our Advocates.

Contact us:

Please get in touch for further information about LJMU's outreach offer.

Email: outreach@ljmu.ac.uk
Tel: 0151 904 6384
Twitter: @LJMUOutreach