Your Committee

Take a look at the committee for 2020/21 below.

Half of these members will change in November and the other half in February. Keep an eye out for information about the elections if you want to get involved and potentially become a member of the hall committee yourself!

Chlöe Stirley
Hall Chair

Hi everyone, I’m Chlöe, I study Sports Technology and I’m your Hall Chair.

As Hall Chair, I’m responsible for ensuring you have a great experience during Freshers and throughout the whole year! Hall life is an important part of your Loughborough experience and it’s our job as a committee to help you get involved. If you have any questions or want to find out how to get involved, please message me and I’ll be happy to help!

I look forward to seeing you all on move in day!

Dan Broughton
Vice Chair

Hi guys!

My name's Dan and I'm a 2nd year Sports Management student. In my role as Vice Chair, I work closely with the many LSU societies that you can get involved with, as well as assisting the Hall Chair, to make sure life in Rigg-Rut runs smoothly. You'll see me on the football pitch, in the Granby and on many a night out.

I look forward to meeting all of you soon!

Tom Woodward

Hello there, I’m Tom, I study Geography and I’m your Treasurer.

I’m in charge of Rigg-Rut’s finances and budget. I take care of all payments for events and sections throughout the year and ensure that everything goes to plan.

Looking forward to meeting you all in Freshers!

Adam Hesketh
Social Sec

Hi guys, I’m Adam. I study Sport Psychology and I’m one of your Social Sec’s.

My job is to organise your freshers and all your events such as winter and summer ball as well as the punch parties. Arran and I will make sure you have the best time possible and enjoy the social life in Rigg-Rut. Excited to meet you all in September!

Arran Fredricson
Social Sec

Alright guys, I’m Arran and I study human biology. I will be one of your social secs this year!

Mine and Adam’s job is to organise freshers along with many other social events throughout the year. We’ll do everything thing we can to ensure you have a class time!!

Can’t wait to meet you all soon!

Olivia Scudder
Media Rep

Hi everyone! I’m Liv and I study Media and Communication here at Loughborough. I’m one of your Media reps and I work alongside Jennie. As Media reps, you’ll see us capturing the best bits of Rigg Rut by taking photos and videos, as well as managing the hall’s social media pages. If you have any questions, feel free to message me.

Can’t wait to meet you all during freshers! 🙂

Jennie Baxendale
Media rep

Hi everyone! I’m Jennie, I study English and Business and I’m one of your media reps. Alongside Liv, we manage the halls social media platforms and photograph and video all the events throughout the year to share your best memories.

Can’t wait to meet you all on move in day!

Patrick Murray
Male Sport Sec

Hi everyone, I’m Patrick, one of your Male Sport Secs.

Together with my other Sport Secs we’ll ensure that you get the best sporting experience possible when joining Rigg-Rut. My role is to get you involved in IMS sport which can be highly competitive but is still tonnes of fun. I’ll be organising fixtures and picking teams for various different sports. It’s a great way of getting involved with hall life and meeting loads of new people. Any questions or queries feel free to drop me a message. Up The Rigg-Rut

Ellie Shannon
Female Sport Sec

Hey everyone, I’m Ellie, I study Sport and Exercise Science and I’m one of your female sports secs.

Our role as sports secs is to help organise inter-hall matches across a range of different sports from hockey and football to wheelchair basketball. It’s a great opportunity for everyone to get involved and have some fun. If you have any questions, feel free to drop me a message.

Can’t wait to see you all in September!


Drew Daly
Male Sport Sec

Hi everyone, I’m Drew – I study Psychology and I am one of your Male Sport Secs.

As a sport sec, it is my role to get you guys involved in IMS throughout your time here and to make it as enjoyable as possible. This is where you will be able to play a variety of sports and compete against all the other halls. There’s something for everyone, even if all you wish to do is come and support our teams.

I look forward to seeing you all in Freshers!

Daisy Hilton
Female Sport Sec

Hi everyone, I’m Daisy, one of your female sport secs and I study Sport Science, Coaching and Physical Education.

Our role is to involve as many people as we can in IMS sport fixtures and one day events. IMS is a great way to meet friends and stay involved in hall life! Looking forward to seeing you all in September!

Savannah Tangye
Rag Rep

Hi everyone! My name is Savannah and I'm studying Geography and Management and I am one of your Rag reps! As one of your Rag reps I will work to try and fundraise as much money as possible for charity and for the hall. I'll let you know about LSU Rag events happening throughout the year and how you can get involved! We are also here to help with any fundraising events you choose to do during hall life.

Can't wait to meet you all in Freshers!

Ben McCrum
Rag Rep

Hi everyone! I’m Ben, I study History and I’m one of you Rag reps. That means I, along with Savannah, will be helping promote and run all the internal and external events ran by the LSU Rag department this year such as the Colour dash. I will also organise some events to raise money for various charities within the hall itself. If you ever have any questions regarding Rag feel free to contact me.

Can’t wait to meet you all in freshers!

Ben Stephens
Action Rep

Hey everyone! I’m Ben, I study Civil Engineering and I’m one of your Action Reps.

This means I work with Amelia to organise all of Rigg-Rut’s volunteering efforts every week. From dog walking to gardening, there’s something for everyone, so come get involved!

Can’t wait to meet you all in Freshers!

Amelia Bell
Action Rep

Hi my name’s Amelia, I study Psychology and I’ll be your Action rep for the year along with Ben! Action is all about volunteering and I’ll be running a range weekly projects for everyone to get involved in as a nice break from uni work.

Can’t wait to meet everyone!

Tegan Hargreaves

Hey guys, my name is Tegan, I study Geography and Sport Science and I am the Rigg Rut FREEC rep.

FREEC stands for food, residential, environmental, ethic and campus watch. I promote all environmental aspects and events for the hall. If you have any questions regarding your room/kitchen, sustainable student living, or campus life, feel free to ask.

I look forward to meeting you all during Freshers!

Molly James
Welfare Rep

Hi everyone, I am Molly - you’re welfare and diversity rep. I am I second year studying psychology. My role is to promote an inclusive hall and look after your wellbeing. You can come to me at any point and I will be there to support you. I will also be able to direct you to services that may also help.

Feel free to message me if you have any worries or concerns.

Can’t wait to meet you all soon!

Farah Jaleel
Enterprise Rep

Hey everyone, I’m Farah, I study international business and am your enterprise rep! 

As enterprise rep, I design all of Hazlerigg Rutland’s stash such as freshers’ tops, refreshers tops, general merchandise and stashion show products. I am also your guide for any involvement in the enterprise sector of the union which involves entrepreneurial activity and business involvement. 

Can’t wait to meet you all soon!



New for 2020!

AIR rep is responsible for affiliates, international students and returners. They are the only committee member to live in town and act as a link between our town members, our hall residents and the committee. It is their job to promote LSU International events, as well as organise events for Rigg-Rut members in town. They will also assist with the planning and running of Alumni Weekend, Returners Weekends and Finalists Week.

Our Vice Chair will be fulfilling this role until February.


Olufoyinsola Fagbemi
Postgraduate Vice Chair & Societies

Hi, I’m Foyin! I am working towards a Masters in Logistics and Supply Chain Management and I am your Postgraduate Vice Chair and Societies for the year.

I will be working closely with Dan, Chloe and LSU societies to organise events that are fun, engaging and #covidfree. I will also communicate the views of the John Phillips community to the Hall Chair.

We won’t just survive COVID, we will thrive!

Taffy Makamure
Postgraduate Sport Secretary
Hey Guys, so I am Tafadzwa, but you can call me Taffy. I am studying Masters in Sports Management and I am one of the Sports Sec for the Postgraduates. 
That being said, I will be working closely with the other sports secs, to motivate you in taking part of the IMS sporting activities. I will be responsible for organising sports teams within the hall and encouraging the postgraduate community to participate. Will be organizing event with social sport, so if you have any suggestions please don't hesitate to message me.
We can, We will. We stay Solid. End of story.
Rithik Yadav
Postgraduate Welfare Rep

Hi everyone, I'm Rithik and I'm your Postgraduate Welfare Representative. I'm currently pursuing an MSc in Advanced Manufacturing and Management.

I will be working alongside Molly to provide you the support that you need and will look after your well-being. I look forward to hearing the postgraduate community's experiences and supporting them. Feel free to reach out to me regarding any problems you're facing and I'll try to help you to the best of my abilities.

Looking forward to hearing from everyone!

Aviral Raj
Postgraduate Enterprise Rep

Hello everyone, my name is Aviral, and I am your Postgrad enterprise rep. Here at Loughborough University, I’m studying MSc Automotive Engineering.

I will be working here to share the vital information from the enterprise and will do my very best to encourage the community towards this section. Being a part of this section, I will be sharing the opportunities and making decisions which are innovative and creative. Here I will be working along with Farah, and we both will give our best for the engagement of the hall. We will be taking, translating and applying our knowledge for our people. Feel free to reach out to me regarding any ideas or queries on the enterprise field.

I’m looking forward to meeting you all.

Fiona Kent
Postgraduate Action Representative

Hey everyone, I’m Fiona and I’m your Postgrad Action Rep. I’m currently studying a Master’s in Work Psychology. I was also in Loughborough for my undergrad, so feel free to ask any questions about the university or the town.

I’ll be working alongside the other Action Reps to provide information about current volunteering opportunities in and around Loughborough. While much of the usual projects have been put on hold due to Covid, there’s still lots of chances to get involved.

Looking forward to hearing from you all!    

Siddharth Agarwal
Postgraduate Rag Representative

Hi everyone, my name is Siddharth Agarwal and I am studying master’s in sports management, politics and international development. I will be your postgraduate Rag rep.

I will be working alongside other Rag reps and will be promoting the events conducted by the LSU Rag department. I will also be working towards fundraising money for different charities during my time as a Rag representative. If you have any queries regarding Rag please feel free to contact me.

Looking forward to hearing from you all!!