The exec team exists to facilitate the mission and outreach that we engage in as a Christian Union. They’d love to hear from you – so feel free to get in touch with any one of them!

For general inquiries please contact

Sean Gavin

Hi, I’m Sean, I’m the president of the CU. I am in my third year at Nottingham studying Mathematical Physics. I’m part of St. Mary’s Wollaton Park church. I like to spend my free time playing sport and hanging out with friends. I’m excited to see how God is going to use NUCU this year!

Ellie Sherwood

Hey! I’m Ellie, the Vice-President of CU. I’m in my third year studying Biblical Studies and Theology and am part of St Nic’s Church. I enjoy countryside walks, arty projects and love a good bargain from a charity shop. I’m so excited to see how God is going to work both in and through CU this year!

Matt Blower

Hi, I'm Matt and I'm the treasurer for the CU this year. I'm a final-year Maths student and I go to St Nic's Church. I originally come from Liverpool, and I'm a massive Reds fan! In my spare time, I like playing pool, drinking coffee, and generally just chilling with friends.

Maddie De Soyza

Hey! I’m Maddie. I’m the CU’s Secretary, and I’m in my third year studying English. I go to Grace Church Nottingham and I’m a big fan of tea, running, reading (obvs) and a good worship sesh. I’m so excited for all that God’s going to do this year!

Rosie Clarke
Hall Groups Coordinator

Hi, I'm Rosie! I'm one of the Hall Group Coordinators for CU this year. I'm also a chemical-engineer in the making, a music-lover and a proud southerner! You may find me in a coffee shop, at the climbing wall in the gym, or admiring the trees and nature on campus. I go to Trent Vineyard church and will be heading into my third year (of 5!!). I can't wait to meet you all and see the amazing things God does through us this year!

Nathan Dunn
Hall Groups Coordinator

Hi! I’m Nathan and I’m one of the Hall Group Coordinators. I study Theology and go to Beeston Free Church. You’ll see me around campus in my bright red coat! I enjoy reading, climbing mountains and watching/playing sport. 

Sam Smith
Evangelism Secretary

Hi, I’m Sam Smith and I’m the Evangelism Secretary for CU this year! I’m studying Civil engineering and I go to Trinity Church Nottingham. I'm my spare time I love to run & drink coffee!

Kathyrn Grimwade
Prayer Secretary

Hey, I’m Kathryn, and I’m the CU’s Prayer Secretary. I’m in my third and final year studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and I go to Beeston Free Church. I’m from the best county in England (Yorkshire obvs) and in my free time I like to drink coffee, read books and eat garlic bread.

Laura Chimes
International Secretary

Hey! I'm Laura, I'm the CU's International Secretary this year and I go to St Nic’s Church. I'm in my third year studying maths. I love music and really enjoy singing and playing piano. Although you wouldn't know it from my voice, I come from the beautiful South Wales and in my spare time you'll find me sat in front of the TV singing along to a Disney classic with a cup of tea!