Published on 25 January 2022
Katherine Cooper, currently Marketing and Communications Manager at the University of Sunderland Students’ Union, has been named Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) - after Colina Wright announced she was stepping down.
Katherine, who has worked at Sunderland's SU since November 2018, will take up the post for three months while recruitment takes place for a permanent CEO.
She said: “After an exciting few years here at the SU as Marketing and Communication Manager I am delighted to have been appointed Interim CEO, to support and guide the SU during this period of transition.
“I look forward to starting my role on February 1st and welcome discussions you may have on continuing moving the SU forward in the right direction.”
Colina Wright has taken on a new role at the University of Derby Students’ Union.