Alan is originally from Richmond in Yorkshire. He has previously completed a BSc (Hons) in Applied Sport and Exercise Science and most recently studied a MSc in Sport Rehabilitation at Teesside University. He's also been involved in the cricket club and Teesside Uni sport science and medicine society, chairing both during his time here.
He works with TUSU and Teesside Uni staff to ensure students at the University get the possible academic experience and represents all students to the most senior figures when decisions are being taken about academic developments at the Uni. He also leads a range of student campaigns on academic matters.