RSS announce new Council members

The results of our recent ballot for new Council members are now in, and we are very pleased to announce that the following members will start their four-year terms of office on the RSS Council from January 2024:

  • Timandra Harkness, a freelance writer, broadcaster and speaker, and a Graduate Statistician with the RSS, having gained a BSc in Mathematics and Statistics with the Open University.
  • Neil Spencer, Professor of Applied Statistics and Director of the Statistical Services and Consultancy Unit at the University of Hertfordshire. He is a Chartered Statistician with many years’ experience in lecturing and consultancy.
  • Louisa Nolan, currently Head of Data Science at Public Health Wales and enjoying the challenge of doing more with data, automation and AI to improve health and wellbeing in Wales.
  • Rhiannon Edge, who recently joined AstraZeneca as an Associate Director of Statistical Science. She previously held a lectureship position at Lancaster University for 6 years after completing her PhD in Statistics and Epidemiology within CHICAS (Lancaster Medical School).

Congratulations to the new Council members – we look forward to working with you!

Do you think you’d make a good Council member, or know someone who would? Nominate someone for the next round of elections.

For more information, please email RSS Governance Manager Jo Fishwell

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