University Secretary and Clerk to Council
Andrew Skinner joined Roehampton Institute of Higher Education in 1990 and was involved in the transformation of Roehampton from an Institute of HE to a University, firstly in 2000 in federation with the University of Surrey, and then in 2004 as the independent Roehampton University. Andy held the posts of Academic Secretary then Deputy University Secretary prior to his current role.
In July 2015, Andy was appointed University Secretary & Clerk to Council to the University, and he is also Clerk to the Governors of Whitelands College.
As well as having overall responsibility for good governance and compliance at Roehampton, Andy heads the University Secretariat which co-ordinates consideration of student academic appeals and student complaints. The Secretariat also has responsibility for Data Protection, and responses to Freedom of Information requests.