Meet The Committee

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Gabi Caunce


Gabi's been dancing since she was 4- meaning that she's very comfortable on the dancefloor. In her third year in the society, she is our president for 2020/21, and can't wait to see what the year brings.


Megan Valentine


Megan started dancing around age 3, the dancesport society was an obvious choice. Her favourite dance is Samba, but she's no stranger to the other Latin dances, making finals in Jive and Cha at IVDC.


Sarah Walker


Sarah's been dancing since she was 2, and this will be her third year in the society. She studies maths, meaning shes the perfect fit for the job. Her favourite dance moment was reaching the finals at NUDC with someone she'd known 48 hours- impressive!

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Liv Healey

Team Captain

Having danced for 16 years, Liv truly is a dancing queen. As our team captain for 2020/21 she's hoping to lead us to success at many competitions. She studies Criminology with Psychology, so we'll know who to call if there's a murder on the dance floor!

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Molly Parker

Vice Team Captain

In October of 2020 Molly swapped riding boots for dance shoes, and hasn't looked back since. Despite having no dance experience before joining the club, she had an amazing first year (she even won her jive category at Birmingham!) and now she joins our committee to make sure we're all in ship shape

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Emma Green

Equipment Secretary

Due to an injury, Emma had to drop out of her first year of dance with the society, however arrived back with a bang last year! Although her favourite dances are Tango, Jive and Rumba, she's also mastered ballet, freestyle, Rock n Roll and Salsa.

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Morgan Meredith-Palmer

Social Secretary

Morgan's favourite dance is Samba- no surprise considering she's studying Spanish! Although she specialised in Musical Theatre, her win in Jive Statues show that she really is a ballroom and latin star


Zoe Thompson

Social Secretary

Zoe has been dancing for one year, but in this time she's had quite a few memorable moments, including a hilarious tango at Manchester Winter. She studies international business and marketing, and her favourite dance is Jive.

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Matt Haydon-Reason

Publicity Secretary and Danceshow Captain

Having danced for around 8 years on and off, Matt is no stranger to the dance world. He's also a photographer and pro MUA. He joined the society in October of 2019, and his favourite dance is Cha Cha Cha.


Hannah Yates

Fundraising and Sponsorship officer

Despite the fact that she works full time, Hannah kills it as our fundraising and sponsorship officer. She has danced for 11 years, loves to waltz and makes a mean banana bread.

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Ben Jones

Offbeat Captain

Studying French and German at University of Leeds, Ben trained in ballet, contemporary and modern from the age of six. He has only been dancing Ballroom and Latin for one year, yet made the finals in multiple categories at IVDC in Blackpool last year. 


Andrea Manouchou

Beginners Representative

Andrea can dance Ballet, Greek folk, hip hop, and a bit of contemporary, meaning she's no stranger to the dance world. She's a friendly face for our beginners to go to if they have any problems.