Cambridge Hub is made up of all you wonderful students leading and participating in volunteering projects, events and other activities - however if you want to talk to someone directly about our activities, then these are the people you're looking for:
We will be recruiting for the rest of our student committee in September. Until then, meet our already elected committee!
The Advisory Board ensures that Cambridge Hub thrive as a result of being well embedded in the university and community environment. By bringing together individuals and organisations with varied perspectives and expertise, our Advisory Board helps the Cambridge Hub to identify which activities to prioritise, as well as ensuring coordination of messaging and activities with other stakeholders.
Alison Wood - Academic Director at Homerton Changemakers
Professor Graham Virgo QC (Hon) - Senior Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education) at the University of Cambridge and Professor of English Private Law in the Faculty of Law
Professor Virgo is a Fellow of Downing College, where he was previously Senior Tutor and Director of Studies in Law. He was previously Deputy Chair of the Faculty of Law. He is a barrister and Academic Bencher of Lincoln's Inn. His main research interests are in the fields of the Law of Restitution, Equity and Trusts and the substantive Criminal Law.
Jane Kershaw – Corporate Governance and Planning Manager, CHS
With over 20 years’ experience at a senior level in cross-sector programme/project management, coaching and governance, Jane’s professional focus is on supporting individuals, teams and organisations to grow. She is particularly interested in the role volunteering can play in that process and brings a range of relevant perspectives to the Advisory Board: as project manager from a partner organisation (of the LinkAges Cambridge pilot), as a former manager at the Judge Business School, as parent of a current Cambridge undergraduate and as a campaigner in the early development of business-led employee volunteering. Jane is currently a trustee of the Prospects Trust and volunteer coach for a number of charities.
John Munns – Fellow of Magdalene College
John Munns teaches medieval history and the history of art at Magdalene College, where he is also an Undergraduate Tutor and Admissions Tutor. He worked for a number of years in the Church of England before moving into academia, and has significant experience of both mental health and higher education chaplaincy. He is a former Syndic of the University Careers Service and a current Trustee of The Brilliant Club, an award-winning charity that works to broaden access to highly-selective universities. John is the Senior Treasurer of the Cambridge Hub, in which role he helps to provide a link between the Hub and the formal structures of the University of Cambridge.
Keith Carne – First Bursar, King’s College
Martin Clark - Deputy Chief Executive, Allia
Martin Clark is Deputy Chief Executive of Allia, a social enterprise which issues charitable bonds nationally and runs social enterprise centres with over 70 diverse tenants in Cambridge. He led the development of Allia’s ‘Future Business Centre’, an £8M purpose-built social and environmental business incubator near Cambridge Science Park. He is a Fellow of the Centre for Social Innovation at the Cambridge Judge Business School and has been a judge for the Cambridge University Entrepreneurs (CUE) £1k and £5k Business Plan competitions since 2011. He is passionate about using social enterprise to tackle social problems, and is the author of The Social Entrepreneur Revolution (Marshall Cavendish 2009).
Joanna Chamberlain - Head of Environment and Energy, University of Cambridge
Joanna Chamberlain is Head of Environment and Energy at the University of Cambridge. She provides strategic direction to the University and is responsible for developing and implementing long-term plans to reduce the University’s carbon emissions and improve its environmental sustainability.