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Results of recent RCN elections


Here you can view the results of recent RCN elections and appointments. Thank you to everyone who stood and to all members who voted.

RCN UK Students Committee

Dawn Keating (Scotland), Harriet Bailey (London), Sam Turner (North West), Jessica Sainsbury (South East) and Natalie Slater (West Midlands) were all elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN Council - casual vacancies

Eastern (NB this contest was held in August and September 2018)
Janice Waters was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

East Midlands
Deidre Sissons was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

London
Cynthia Davis was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Northern
Trevor Peel was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

North West
Dave Dawes was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

South East
Heather Mercer was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

South West
Geoffrey Walker was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

West Midlands
Sue Warner was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Yorkshire and the Humber
Carol Popplestone was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Northern Ireland
Ann Marie O'Neill was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Scotland
Geoff Earl was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Wales
Richard Jones MBE was elected unopposed.

Health Practitioner
Evan Keir was elected. Read the independent scrutineer's report

Student member of RCN Council

Amy Fancourt has been elected as the student member of RCN Council. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN Regional Boards

Eastern 

Roberto Bogyere, Matthew Hollington-Clark, Michael Oyeleye and Benhilda Shambare were elected uncontested for four year terms of office as outlined in this document.

East Midlands

Laura Few, Ian Graham, Helen Inskip and Sharon Osborne were elected uncontested for four year terms of office as outlined in this document.

London

Noeleen Behan, Jim Blair, Michael Coram and Audrey Sothcott were elected uncontested for four year terms of office; Shamilah Nabyangwa was elected for a two year term of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Northern

David Cook, Jill Gale, Andrew Moore, Janet Mortimer, Claire Reynolds and Nadine Short were elected uncontested for four year terms of office as outlined in this document.

North West

Kristine Nicol was elected uncontested for a two year term of office. Following voting Mark Anthony, Professor Alan Finnegan FRCN, Lorraine Glover and Carmel O'Boyle were elected for four year terms of office and Stephen Watson was elected for a two year term of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

South East

Kenny McNeil was elected uncontested; following voting Andrew Haydon, Jessica Sainsbury, Claire Shields and Alison Upton were also elected. All candidates have been elected for four year terms of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

South West

Charlotte Hall, Alison Purkiss, Leonore Newson and Jaydee Swarbrick were elected uncontested for four year terms of office as outlined in this document.

West Midlands

Mark Butler and Tamara Coleto Barrera were elected uncontested for four year terms of office; Siobhan Workman was elected uncontested for a two year term of office. Following voting Philip Cole was elected for a four year term of office and Daniel Gooding was elected for a two year term of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

Yorkshire & the Humber

Melanie Barnard-Blyth, John Hill and Tracey Slater were elected uncontested for four year terms of office. Following voting Peter Davis was elected for a four year term of office and Jamie Steele was elected for a two year term of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN Northern Ireland Board

Maurice Devine, Andrew Doherty and Cherith Rogers were elected for four year terms of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN Scotland Board

Peter Cartwright, Jasmin Clark, Derek Crossan. Julie Lamberth and Ann Maccrimmon were elected for four year terms of office; Mandy Kay, Vicky Keir and Tom Wilson were elected for two year terms of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN Wales Board

Professor Dame June Clark FRCN, Tristan Griffin, Ann Christina Taylor Griffiths, Alison Magor, Professor Donna Mead OBE FRCN and Kate Parry were elected for four year terms of office. Read the independent scrutineer's report.

RCN President and Deputy President 

Professor Anne Marie Rafferty CBE FRCN has been elected RCN President. 

Yvonne Coghill CBE FRCN has been elected RCN Deputy President. 

Read the independent scrutineer's report. 

RCN Students Committee

Kaley Stokes was elected in an uncontested election to the Yorkshire and the Humber seat on the Students Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2020. 

RCN Reps Committees

The following member was elected in a contested election to a seat on the UK Learning Reps Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022: Fiona Holley (South East region)

The following member was elected in a contested election to a seat on the UK Safety Reps Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022: Alison Upton (South East region)

The following members were elected in contested elections to seats on the UK Stewards Committee for terms of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022: Mike Smith (London region), Ngaire Cox (South East region)

Due to a casual vacancy, the following member was elected in a contested election to a seat on the UK Stewards Committee for a term of office from 15 October 2018 to 31 December 2020: Leonore Newson (South West region).

Read the independent scrutineer's report

In addition, Neil Thompson was elected in an uncontested election to the East Midlands seat on the UK Safety Reps Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022.

Anne Wells was elected in an uncontested election to the Eastern seat on the UK Stewards Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022.

Jane Connor was elected in an uncontested election to the London seat on the UK Learning Reps Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022. 

Read more about the RCN UK Reps Committees

RCN Health Practitioner Committee

Kevin Morley was elected to the Northern seat on the RCN UK Health Practitioner committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022.

RCN Council

Janice Waters was elected to the Eastern region seat on RCN Council for a part term of office until 31 December 2019.

RCN Health Practitioner Committee

Annette Bailey was elected uncontested to the South East regional seat on RCN UK Health Practitioner Committee for a term of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022.
 
RCN Congress 2019 and 2020
Michael Brown was elected to the role of Vice Chair of RCN Congress 2019 and 2020. Read the independent scrutineer's report. 

RCN Reps Committees 

The following members were elected uncontested to the UK Learning Reps Committee: Greta Alleyne (West Midlands); Claire Reynolds (Northern); and Katy Welsh (South West).

The following members were elected uncontested to the UK Safety Reps Committee: Tracey Budding (West Midlands); Denise McLaughlin (Northern); Ian Norris (London); and Michael Oyeleye (Eastern). 

The following members were elected uncontested to the UK Stewards Committee: Michael Appleby (Northern); and Helen Inskip (East Midlands)

RCN Health Practitioner Committee

Sagila Thiruthanikasalan was elected uncontested to the London regional seat and Maive Coley was elected uncontested to the East Midlands regional seat on RCN UK Health Practitioner Committee for a terms of office from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2022.
 

RCN Congress 2019 and 2020

Beverley Jane (BJ) Waltho was elected uncontested to the role of Chair of RCN Congress 2019 and 2020.
 

RCN Health Practitioner Committee

Sagila Thiruthanikasalan was appointed to the London Regional seat on RCN UK Health Practitioner Committee for a term of office until 31 December 2018.
 

RCN Eastern Regional Board

Andriena Richards was elected uncontested to a vacancy on the Board for a term of office until 31 December 2020.

RCN East Midlands Regional Board

Acquiline Chivinge, Lee Fretwell and David Mathers were elected to vacancies on the Board for terms of office until 31 December 2020.

Megan McNulty was elected to a vacancy on the Board for a term of office until 31 December 2018.

RCN Eastern Regional Board

Roberto Bogyere was appointed to a vacancy on the Board for a term of office until 31 December 2018.