CG Current Members

Conference Group membership is open to library staff from Mercian Collaboration member institutions, nominated by their respective Directors.  The Conference Group itself comprises a Chair, plus 6 officers and two ex-officio liaisons.  CG members normally serve a 2 year term, after which they normally stand-down, although some members may be retained to assist with continuity.  The current Group Chair is Claire Browne. The current members of the Mercian Conference Group are as follows.

Emma Walton

Emma Walton
Steering Group Sponsor

Loughborough University
(2016-2021) 
Christine Bradford Christine Bradford
Co-Delegate Liasion & Co-Copy & Marketing Coordinator
University of Warwick
(2020-date)
Claire Browne

Claire Browne
Chair

University of Birmingham
(2017-date)
Alison Charlesworth Alison Charlesworth
Co-Delegate Liaison
University of Leicester
(2020-date)
Cheryl Coveney Cheryl Coveney
Finance & Sponsorship Coordinator
Open University
(2018-date)
Charlie Hill Charlie Hill
Co-Copy & Marketing Coordinator
Birmingham City University
(2018-date)
Deborah Munro Deborah Munro
Venue Coordinator

University of Birmingham
(2020-date)

Laura Newman Laura Newman
Speaker Liaison
Loughborough University
(2020-date)
Damian Pugh Damian Pugh
Vice-Chair
University of Nottingham
(2020-date)
Matt Cunningham MSDG Representative [ex officio]
Loughborough University
Dr Gaz J Johnson Gaz Johnson MC Development Officer [ex officio]
Mercian Collaboration