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RCN UK Students Committee

The RCN Students Committee provides a voice for the thousands of student nurses who are members of the RCN. The committee is made up of the two student members of Council, two representatives from Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, and one representative from each of the nine English regions. Through the two student members of Council the committee can influence RCN policy and strategy on matters relating to student nurses and nursing education. 

The following seats on the committee are currently up for election: Eastern, East Midlands, Northern, South West as well as one each of the Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales seats. If you are interested in joining the committee you can find out more information here.

Student member of Council: Charlotte Hall - Chair
Eastern: Charlotte Callow
East Midlands: Laura Sowerby
London: Georgina Ledwith
Northern: Emillie Miller
Northern Ireland: Simon Mackey and Joleen McKee
North West: Lee Holden-Levett
Scotland: Sinead McLean
South East: Beth Salmon
South West: Colin Revell - Vice Chair
Wales: Francesca Elner and Matthew Thomas
West Midlands: Sophie Lynn
Yorkshire & the Humber: Rhys Mood

If you are a student member of the RCN and would like to share your views, ideas or concerns with the committee, please email

You can find out more about the role and remit of the RCN Students Committee by reading the terms of reference.

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