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Alan Kinder

Chief Executive

Alan is the Chief Executive of the Regional Studies Association and General Manager of the RSA Europe foundation. He joined both organisations in February 2024, arriving with extensive exper…
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Alex Holmes

Membership, Communications and IT Manager

Alex joined as the RSA Membership, Communications and IT Manager in March 2018. She has also been a high school physics teacher, an archaeological researcher and a techie at UCL. She complet…
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Daniela Carl

Deputy Chief Executive

Daniela worked previously in research and business development roles at HEI in Germany, New Zealand and the UK, as an events and tourism consultant and lecturer. Daniela joined the RSA in 20…
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Judy Pepper

Finance Executive

Judy completed a BA (Hons) in Finance and Accounting at the University of East London. She then worked as a trainee accountant at an international freight forwarders, and then completed her …
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Lesa Reynolds

Project Manager

Lesa has worked at the Regional Studies Association since February 2012; arriving with over 20 years of experience in events and conferences management for a variety of organisations in Lond…
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Nicola Pilling

Conference and Events Officer

Nicola studied at Leeds Metropolitan University, before heading to London to work for an Event and Video production company, specialising in organising conferences, road shows, exhibition an…
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Samantha Wannop

Senior Administrator & Governance Support Officer

Samantha completed a BA (Hons) in Development Studies at the University of Sussex. She has previously worked in the charity sector for 8 years and in higher education for 10 years. She has e…
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