Each year, the selection committee for the Alumni Achievement Awards includes representatives from across the University community, including a member of the Vice-Chancellor’s Executive Team; representatives from both the alumni community and the current student population; and colleagues from the External Relations and Communications teams. This group work collaboratively to select the Rising Star Award winner, who will be announced as part of the Create Student Awards live broadcast on Wednesday 30 June.
This year’s judging committee members were:
Temi Adebayo / President, University of Salford Students’ Union
Sameena Ali-Khan / News Presenter at ITV, University of Salford graduate and former Alumni Achievement Award winner
Helen Jones / Senior Communications Manager
Gareth Pettit / Alumni Engagement Manager
Jo Purves / Pro Vice-Chancellor, Academic Development
Andrew Snowdon / Associate Director, External Relations