The Standing Committee

The Standing Committee is the Union's governing body, which makes all major decisions concerning the running of the Society, and oversees the work of all committees. It meets at 16:00 each Monday during term, in the President's Office. All business, except in-camera business, is open to members.

Meetings of the Standing Committee may still take place via online platforms when the buildings are closed.  If a member would like to be given notice of these meetings, please contact The President, Mahi Joshi, at president@oxford-union.org

Members of the Standing Committee are as follows:

The President  Beatrice Barr, St Peter's College  Contact

The Librarian  Julia Willemyns, Merton College Contact

The Treasurer  Geneva Roy, Brasenose College Contact

The Secretary  Adam Roble, St Edmund Hall Contact

The President-Elect  James Price, Worcester College Contact

The Librarian-Elect  Chengkai Xie, Brasenose College Contact

The Treasurer-Elect  Tamzin Lent, St Peter's College Contact

The Chair of the Consultative Committee  Johnny Sturgeon, New College  Contact

The Chair of Debates Selection Committee  Geneva Roy, Brasenose College Contact

The Access Officers   Rachel Hart, Wadham College & Sahil Shah, University College  Contact

Standing Committee Elected Members:

  • Zeus Chen, Said Business School
  • Molly Mantle, St Hugh's College
  • Julia Hussain, Queen's College
  • Josh Wallace, Jesus College
  • Adam Shewry, Balliol College
  • Viren Shetty, Christ Church College
  • Alex Warr, St Anne's College

The Returning Officer James Matthews, Balliol College Contact

The Senior Librarian Sean Power, Oriel College

The Senior Treasurer Timothy Myatt, Wolfson College

The Bursar Lindsey B. Warne Contact