Carsten Maple (Warwick) takes over from Sally Smith (Edinburgh Napier) as Chair. (Sally remains on the committee as Immediate Past Chair.) Sally Fincher (Kent) takes the position of Vice Chair. Colin Johnson (Kent) continues as Secretary and Edmund Robinson (Queen Mary) as Treasurer.
Current committee members, Balbir Barn (Middlesex), Vic Grout (Wrexham Glyndwr), Keith Miller (Manchester Metropolitan), Miltos Petredis (Brighton) and Rupert Ward (Huddersfield), are joined by new committee members, Ian Allison, (West of Scotland), Ray Farmer (Coventry) and a returning Ian Wells (Wales Trinity Saint David).
The new committee will meet (in person) six times between now and the next Conference/AGM in April 2017 and informally/electronically on a much more regular basis. A full work programme is being finalised.