SDG Representatives

Each member university of the Mercian Collaboration elect a representative to serve on the Staff Development Group Committee. This committee reports to the Collaboration’s Director’s Group.  The current group chair, is Annmarie Lee (BCU).

Emma Hollingshead Emma Hollinshead Aston University
Systems Specialist
Annmarie Lee Annmarie Lee
Birmingham City University
Head of Customer Services
Vacant Bishop Grosseteste University
Kirsty Kift Kirsty Kift
Admin Officer
Coventry University
Assistant Director: Customer Experience and Service Innovation
Ruth Knowles Ruth Knowles Cranfield University

Ruth Stubbings
Picture of Amy Jackson

Ruth Stubbings &
Amy Jackson
Co-Evaluation Officers
De Montfort University
Co-Heads of Library Services
Picture of Laura Pilsel Laura Pilsel Harper Adams University
Head of Library Services
Matt Cunningham Matthew Cunningham Loughborough University
User Services Manager
Chris Porter Chris Porter Birmingham Newman University
Director of Library & Learning Services
Jo Neal &
Kate Marshall
Nottingham Trent University
Customer Services Manager
Headshot of Cheryl Gardner Cheryl Gardner Open University
Senior Library Manager (FASS and Live Engagement)
Missing person Alison Pope Staffordshire University
Library and Academic Skills Manager
Brittany Moster profile photo Dr Brittany Moster
University College Birmingham
Academic Librarian
Teresa Jordan Teresa Jordan University of Birmingham
Head of Service Development
Clare Towle University of Derby
Library Experience Manager
Stephen Parton University of Keele
Liaison Librarian (Medicine and Health Sciences)  
Laurian Williamson Laurian Williamson University of Leicester
Associate Director (Interim) and Head of Research Services
Vicki Fairweather Vicki Fairweather  University of Lincoln
Library Team Leader
Heather McBryde-Wilding Heather McBryde-Wilding University of Northampton
Head of Service Development
Anna Pelekanou Dr Anna Pelekanou University of Nottingham
Senior Librarian – Arts and Social Sciences
SDG member, Liz Gardner Liz Gardner University of Warwick
Customer Service Manager
Jon Granger Jon Granger University of Wolverhampton
Customer Services Manager
Sarah Purcell University of Worcester
Academic Liaison Librarian
Ruth Jenkins Executive Officer profile photo Ruth Jenkins Mercian Collaboration
Executive Officer [ex officio]