Assembly Members

The Assembly proportionally represents the six Schools at City and will be made up of 4 Students' Union Officers, 33 elected Assembly Members and 13 appointed First-Year and Postgraduate Members.

Assembly Speaker

The role of the Assembly Speaker is as follows:

  • To be the lead member of the Assembly and ensure that the body fulfils its responsibilities.
  • To manage the discussion at the meetings.
  • To lead on the monitoring of Sabbatical Officer performance

Key Highlights of the Assembly Speaker include:

  • Is the communication link between The Assembly and the Union’s Board of Trustees
  • Is responsible for preparing the agenda for Assembly meetings with the support of a staff member
  • Will be responsible for ensuring meetings are conducted in good nature and positively.
  • Will be supported in their duties by a Deputy Assembly Speaker elected at the second meeting from amongst Assembly members including those appointed at the beginning of Term One
  • Supports the recruitment of appointed Assembly members.

Assembly Speaker


Richard Graham

Assembly Member for the School of Policy and Global Affairs studying BSc Economics (Economics and Econometrics)

Assembly Members 2023/24

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