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Students' Union Executive election results 2015

Thousands of students voted this week in the Union's elections (4725) and referenda.

We want to say a massive thank you to everyone who voted. You've helped make sure the Union's elected officers represent the views of a broad cross-section of the student body.

Also, a massive thank you to all of our candidates. Your passion for making the Students' Union better has helped inspire people to vote.

Full-time Officer team

The newly elected 2015/16 Full-time Officer team who will take up their roles in June 2015 (left to right - Rose, Rianna, Abe, Sarah, Bethan, Lyndsay).

The deadline to challenge the result or conduct of the elections or referenda is 5pm 31 March. Complaints should be emailed to returning@sussexstudent.com

Results

Referenda

The Students' Union should stop selling tobacco products in its outlets

Votes cast - 1286. Abstentions - 113

Yes - 503 - 43%
No - 670 - 57%

The Students' Union will continue to sell tobacco product in its outlets.

The Students' Union should endorse the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement against Israel

Votes cast - 1292. Abstentions - 113

Yes - 806- 68%
No - 373 - 32%

The Students' Union will endorse the BDS movement against Israel.

Part-time Officer elections

Ethnic Minority Students Officer

Votes cast - 1410

Jaja Jasper Chinedum - 739
Eltayeb Mohammed Ahmed - 562
Re-open Nominations - 109

The quota is 705. Jaja Jasper Chinedum is therefore elected

LGBTQ Students Officer

Votes cast - 1370

Pippa Sterk - 838
Kaylie Quill - 409
Re-open Nominations - 123

The quota is 685. Pippa Sterk is therefore elected

Students with Disabilities Officer

Votes cast - 1263

Rachel Fricker - 715
Ross Spiller - 492
Re-open Nominations - 56

The quota is 631.5. Rachel Fricker is therefore elected

Women Students Officer

Votes cast - 1633

Caroline Ackermann - 1372
Re-open Nominations - 261

The quota is 816.5. Caroline Ackermann is therefore elected

Society & Citizenship Officer

Votes cast - 2692

Sarah Gibbons - 784
Leila Rose Gonzalez - 726
Neelam Rai - 712
Vivek Rajcoomar - 407
Re-open Nominations - 63

The quota is 1346. Re-open Nominations is therefore excluded from the count and their votes redistributed.

Sarah Gibbons - 787
Leila Rose Gonzalez - 728
Neelam Rai - 712
Vivek Rajcoomar - 411

The quota is now 1319. Vivek Rajcoomar is therefore excluded from the count and their votes redistributed.

Sarah Gibbons - 866
Leila Rose Gonzalez - 802
Neelam Rai - 791

The quota is now 1229.5. Neelam Rai is therefore excluded from the count and their votes redistributed.

Sarah Gibbons - 1108
Leila Rose Gonzalez - 1026

The quota is now 1067. Sarah Gibbons is therefore elected.

Undergraduate Education Officer

Votes cast - 2763

Bethan Hunt - 1080
Radek Oros - 646
Aarun Palmer - 553
Alexandra Krendel - 434
Re-open Nominations - 50

The quota is 1381.5. Re-open Nominations is therefore excluded for the count and their votes redistributed.

Bethan Hunt - 1084
Radek Oros - 647
Aarun Palmer - 554
Alexandra Krendel - 435

The quota is 1360. Alexandra Krendel is therefore excluded for the count and their votes redistributed.

Bethan Hunt - 1201
Radek Oros - 719
Aarun Palmer - 626

The quota is 1273. Aarun Palmer is therefore excluded for the count and their votes redistributed.

Bethan Hunt - 1441
Radek Oros - 846

The quota is 1143.5. Bethan Hunt is therefore elected.

Postgraduate Education Officer

Votes cast - 2272

Rose Taylor - 769
Juliet Grenville - 624
Alamgir Khan - 299
Freddie Meade (Redd) - 270
Muhammad Adnan Sattar - 247
Re-open Nominations - 63

The quota is 1136. Re-open Nominations is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rose Taylor - 772
Juliet Grenville - 624
Alamgir Khan - 301
Freddie Meade (Redd) - 270
Muhammad Adnan Sattar - 247

The quota is 1107. Muhammad Adnan Sattar is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rose Taylor - 800
Juliet Grenville - 661
Alamgir Khan - 349
Freddie Meade (Redd) - 287

The quota is 1048.5. Freddie Meade (Redd) is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rose Taylor - 876
Juliet Grenville - 720
Alamgir Khan - 367

The quota is 981.5. Alamgir Khan is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rose Taylor - 933
Juliet Grenville - 787

The quota is 860. Rose Taylor is therefore elected.

Welfare Officer

Votes cast - 3005

Rianna Gargiulo - 796
Jamal Langley - 533
Can Aniker - 458
Becky Champion - 396
Olive Condie - 306
Leah Adamson - 242
Emily Pinto - 237
Re-open Nominations - 37

The quota is 1502.5. Re-open Nominations is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 798
Jamal Langley - 533
Can Aniker - 458
Becky Champion - 397
Olive Condie - 307
Leah Adamson - 242
Emily Pinto - 237

The quota is 1486. Emily Pinto is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 853
Jamal Langley - 555
Can Aniker - 473
Becky Champion - 424
Olive Condie - 327
Leah Adamson - 265

The quota is 1486. Leah Adamson is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 894
Jamal Langley - 595
Can Aniker - 493
Becky Champion - 471
Olive Condie - 352

The quota is 1402.5. Olive Condie is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 983
Jamal Langley - 629
Becky Champion - 524
Can Aniker - 519

The quota is 1327.5. Can Aniker is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 1082
Jamal Langley - 703
Becky Champion - 584

The quota is 1184.5. Becky Champion is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Rianna Gargiulo - 1299
Jamal Langley - 822

The quota is 1060.5. Rianna Gargiulo is therefore elected.

President

Votes cast - 3288

Abe Baldry - 1278
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 403
Josh Littlefair - 343
Miriam Steiner - 270
Andy Chapman - 251
Kaleem Khan - 184
Solomon Curtis - 161
Callum King - 155
Callum Thomas - 128
Liam Evans - 89
Re-open Nominations - 26

The quota is 1644. Re-open Nominations & Liam Evans are therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1292
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 409
Josh Littlefair - 346
Miriam Steiner - 277
Andy Chapman - 257
Kaleem Khan - 185
Solomon Curtis - 169
Callum King - 167
Callum Thomas - 135

The quota is 1618.5. Callum Thomas is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1324
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 413
Josh Littlefair - 360
Miriam Steiner - 286
Andy Chapman - 262
Kaleem Khan - 188
Solomon Curtis - 178
Callum King - 175

The quota is 1593. Callum King is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1365
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 418
Josh Littlefair - 383
Miriam Steiner - 297
Andy Chapman - 274
Kaleem Khan - 190
Solomon Curtis - 185

The quota is 1556. Solomon Curtis is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1399
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 431
Josh Littlefair - 398
Miriam Steiner - 316
Andy Chapman - 283
Kaleem Khan - 199

The quota is 1513. Kaleem Khan is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1415
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 443
Josh Littlefair - 416
Miriam Steiner - 327
Andy Chapman - 290

The quota is 1445.5. Andy Chapman is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Abe Baldry - 1502
Max O'Donnell-Savage - 470
Josh Littlefair - 450
Miriam Steiner - 360

The quota is 1391. Abe Baldry is therefore elected.

Activities Officer

Votes cast - 3583

Lyndsay Burtonshaw - 1143
James Southard - 814
Jonny Harris - 628
Emily Robbins - 518
Hongxia Xu - 456
Re-open Nominations - 24

The quota is 1791.5. Re-open Nominations is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Lyndsay Burtonshaw - 1143
James Southard - 814
Jonny Harris - 629
Emily Robbins - 518
Hongxia Xu - 457

The quota is 1780.5. Hongxia Xu is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Lyndsay Burtonshaw - 1165
James Southard - 825
Jonny Harris - 642
Emily Robbins - 535

The quota is 1583.5. Emily Robbins is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Lyndsay Burtonshaw - 1281
James Southard - 958
Jonny Harris - 746

The quota is 1492.5. Jonny Harris is therefore excluded and their votes redistributed.

Lyndsay Burtonshaw - 1415
James Southard - 1243

The quota is 1329. Lyndsay Burtonshaw is therefore elected.

 

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