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Student Opportunity and Achievement Committee


Bethan Guilfoyle, Council (Chair)
Dr Arun Midha, Council (Deputy Chair)
Professor Cara Aitchison, Cardiff Metropolitan University
Dr Ben Calvert, University of South Wales
Iestyn Davies, Colegau Cymru
Ellen Jones, National Union of Students Wales
Stephen Griffiths, Director, Workforce, Education and Development Services
Rob Humphreys, The Open University
Ewart Keep, Skills and employability representative
Ioan Matthews, Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol
Susan Gwyer Roberts, Caldicot School
Martin Stringer, Swansea University
Jon Howden-Evans, Swansea University
Chris Taylor, Cardiff University
Professor Claire Taylor, Wrexham Glynd┼Ár University
Jack Smith, part-time student representative

Kieron Rees, Universities Wales
Ruth Hayton, Welsh Government

HEFCW officers
Celia Hunt, Director of Strategic Development
Dr Cliona O'Neill, Head of Student Experience
Jane Johns, Head of Widening Access and Inclusion

The Student Opportunity and Achievement Committee was created in 2015. Minutes of the meetings of its predecessor, the Student Experience Teaching and Engagement Committee, have been archived.

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